Seen at Gibbs today

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Date Photo Taken: 03/08/2013
Location: Ball ground GA
Posted By: pabolton


Very fragrant smell to the flowers and as you see now leaves yet – just the fragrant flowers…can you please help to identify?


  1. spatialdrift Flower Fanatic says:

    Common Name: Paperbush
    Scientific Name: Edgeworthia papyrifera
    Family: Thymelaeacea
    A deciduous, small, suckering shrub with nice blue-green foliage. Likes moist, well-drained soils and semi-shady locations. Winter flowers, yellowish-white, extending into March.

    March 8th, 2013 at 7:48 pm
  2. Walter Reeves The Georgia Gardener says:

    Great answer Spatialdrift!

    March 8th, 2013 at 9:35 pm

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