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Calycanthus Aphrodite

Sweetshrub

Type: Shrubs
Height: Tall 5-6' (Plant 5-6' apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 5-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Red / Red
Patent: #24,014
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

A new improved reblooming Sweetshrub with classic sweet fragrance. Captivating bright magenta red magnolia-like flowers are showcased in summer and early fall above glossy green waxy foliage. A Proven Winner Selection.

To take full advantage of the fragrance, sweetshrubs are often planted near entrances, or other outdoor living areas; also pleasing in a shrub border. Long-lasting flowers made good cut flowers.

Features to Note:

  • Fragrant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • For a Sunny Spot
  • For a Shady Spot
  • Proven Winner Selection

Calycanthus General Information:

Proven Winners variety. Calycanthus are deciduous flowering shrubs. Large, fragrant magnolia-like flowers adorn glossy foliage. Foliage matures to a golden yellow in autumn. Nice specimen plant or in mass for a hedge.

Calycanthus Plant Care:

No pruning necessary. OK to shape or thin in spring to remove any wayward or older woody branches.

$16.95 ea.
(3+) $16.50 ea.
Spring 2015
Plant Code: CAAD