Browsing: Calycanthus

Calycanthus, commonly known as sweetshrub or Carolina allspice, is a captivating deciduous shrub native to eastern North America and Asia. Celebrated for its fragrant flowers and handsome foliage, Calycanthus enchants with its unique appeal. In late spring to early summer, it produces intriguing, maroon to reddish-brown flowers with a scent reminiscent of ripe fruit and spices. These blooms, coupled with glossy green leaves, add a touch of elegance to gardens and woodland areas. Thriving in moist, well-drained soil and partial shade, Calycanthus requires little maintenance once established. Its resilience, aromatic blooms, and ornamental value make it a cherished addition to landscapes.