Aesculus parviflora

Abelia grandiflora ‘Rika1’ Bronze Anniversary™
January 3, 2017
Acer grandidentatum ‘Hipzam’ (Highland Park®)
January 5, 2017

Bottlebrush Buckeye       Zone 4       8′ x 10′

Showy 12″ long bottlebrush-like spikes of tiny white flowers cover this spreading shrub in a spectacular mid-summer display.  Dark green palmate foliage turns bright yellow in fall.  One of the best summer flowering shrubs available for shady areas.