Calycanthus floridus, Sweetshrub, Carolina allspice 18-24″


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Item #: S25A

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Botanic Name (s): Calycanthus floridus
Common Name(s): Eastern sweetshrub, sweetshrub, Carolina allspice
Mature height: 6-12′
Mature spread: 6-12′
Flower Color / Bloom Time: Red / April-July fragrant
Fruit: Seed / Fall
Fall Color: Yellow
Sun Exposure:

  • Part Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Full Shade

Soil moisture:

  • Average
  • Moist
  • Wet

Soil Type:

  • Loamy Soil – Mostly silt, sand, some clay
  • Organic Soil – High level of decayed leaves, bark

Native Habitat: Wood openings & edges; stream banks; moist hillsides

  • Calycanthus floridus is very resistant to disease and insect problems.
  • Deer Tolerant
  • Fragrant

High Wildlife Value:

  • Beneficial Insects
  • Butterflies
  • Songbirds
  • Small Mammals

FACU – Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands
Native to Coastal Regions
Native To Mountain Regions
Native to Piedmont Regions

Threatened / Endangered: Florida

Native Shrub