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Celastrus scandens

American bittersweet




VINE, Full sun, part shade, May-Jun, Greenish white to yellow, to 30 ft

North American Range: Eastern, Central

Nebraska Range: Statewide

Soil type:  Average to poor

Moisture:  Medium to dry

Uses and Description:

Cover for fences, arbors, trellises; woodland gardens, Bright yellow and orange fruit attracts birds, provide winter interest. Best flowering in full sun. Tolerant of deer and drought.

Seeds per ounce 1,800, Seeds per packet 30, Germination: KM, CM150; or CM90 (USDA plant guide)

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