Calycanthus Floridus (Carolina Spice Bush) is a 6-12 ft., deciduous shrub with glossy, aromatic, leathery, dark-green foliage. Its with erect, multiple stems create a rounded outline. Terminal blossoms are solitary and dark red with numerous overlapping, strap-like petals. Flower are often quite fragrant. Leaves become yellow in fall but are usually not showy.Calycanthus floridus is very resistant to disease and insect problems. It has a prolific suckering habit, adapts to many soils, and grows taller in shaded places. Plants are somewhat tricky to transplant and will need watchful care and attention until established. 5 gal

Carolina Spice Bush

  • Part Shade