White Alder: Alder-leaved Clethra. Clethra alnifolia.

Heath Family. July - Aug.

Shrub 3 - 10 feet high. Found in low woodlands, thickets, chiefly near the Atlantic coast.

Flowers

White, in narrow clusters, fragrant.

Leaves

Alternate, finely toothed, especially toward the tips.

Sweet Pepperbush.

Sweet Pepperbush.