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Calycanthus floridus var. glaucus (Eastern sweetshrub)
Reveal, James L.

Calycanthus floridus var. glaucus

Calycanthus floridus L. var. glaucus (Willd.) Torr. & A. Gray

Eastern Sweetshrub, Carolina Allspice

Calycanthaceae (Strawberry-shrub Family)

Synonym(s): Calycanthus fertilis, Calycanthus floridus var. laevigatus, Calycanthus floridus var. oblongifolius, Calycanthus nanus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Size Notes: Up to about 9 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: May , Jun


USA: AL , CT , FL , GA , IL , KY , LA , MA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NY , OH , PA , SC , TN , VA , WV

Additional resources

USDA: Find Calycanthus floridus var. glaucus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Calycanthus floridus var. glaucus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Calycanthus floridus var. glaucus


Record Modified: 2018-08-30
Research By: CBR

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