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Comptonia peregrina Sweet Fern

Deciduous shrub : Ht. 2-3' W 4-6'.

Low colonial shrub of dry, sandy loam soil. Full sun or part shade. Grows well under pine trees. Fragrant, deep green "fern-like" foliage that is used for potpourri. Blooms a catkin followed by bur-like fruit. 

Zone 2-4.

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