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Details:
  • Date Photo Taken

    04 / 13 / 2015

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Spring

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    Thomasville

  • State

    Georgia

  • Posted by

    floridatomata

Notes:

Tree form. Well over 15 yo. Approx. 8′ tall with 3″ trunk. 2″ star-type flower. Flowers early April in S. GA. North side of house, so shaded until late in day.

Comments

  • floridatomata Registered says:

    Thank you, all. I wish I could say this was aromatic, but, alas, this particular bubby blossom was shortchanged!

    April 19th, 2015 at 12:11pm

  • Jim Unregistered says:

    Shouldn’t be confused with spice bush, which is another native woodland shrub.

    April 19th, 2015 at 12:32pm

  • Sandismom Apprentice says:

    We call it sweetshrub but I have also heard it called spice bush.

    April 15th, 2015 at 10:19pm

  • rbjonesy Green Thumb says:

    Sweetshrub, Calycanthus floridus…native woodland shrub, fruity smelling blooms and aromatic leaves when crushed.

    April 15th, 2015 at 7:38pm

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