Fringetree, Chionanthus virginicus, is a small tree native to moist woods of the Eastern United States. Fringetree prefers full sun, average moisture, and well-drained soils. Fringetree makes a highly attractive landscape planting, with showy white flowers in the spring. Female flowers are followed by small, dark berries which attract birds.
Photo: Tom Potterfield – https://plants.ces.ncsu.edu/plants/chionanthus-virginicus/