Sweetshrub, Carolina Allspice

This is a genus with from 2 to 4 species that are native to North America. The Carolina Allspice (C. floridus) is a commonly used landscape plant. It bears unusual but attractive flowers in the spring.


Calycanthus fertilis Pale Sweetshrub
C. floridus Carolina Allspice

C. occidentalis

California Sweetshrub

 

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