Ceanothus americanus - New Jersey tea

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Native perennial shrub, deep landscape plug, Rhamnaceae (buckthorn) family

Other names: Redroot

Height: 3 ft

Spread: 3-5 ft, small shrub

Zone: 4-10

Exposure: full sun to partial shade

Foliage: green

Bloom: white clusters of flowers appear in June and bloom through August

Attributes: nitrogen fixing, drought tolerant, dry disturbed sites 

Soil preference: well draining, moist to dry, drought tolerant, sandy soil

Taproots can be large and strong, and were once used for tea during the Revolutionary War.