Fothergilla x intermedia ‘Blue Shadow’ (Blue Shadow Fothergilla)
Habit: Low growing, compact shrub growing about 4-6 feet tall with similar spread. Plants grow quickly and can form a hedge or colony by root suckers. Very vigorous and tough.
Color: Small spikes of creamy white flowers borne in early spring. This specific cultivar has very pretty powdery blue leaves. Outstanding shades of orange, yellow, and red fall color.
Culture: Prefers moist, well-drained soil in full sun or part shade. Easily transplanted and very adaptable.