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Picture by Kristine Paulus from New York, United States (Chimonanthus praecox (fragrant wintersweet)) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons


(Wintersweet, Japan all-spice)
Family Calycanthaceae
Originating from China

A vigorous, semi-evergreen shrub with 20cm long glossy green leaves. In winter pendant, waxy, sulphur yellow flowers with a strong spicy lemon fragrance are produced on the bare stems. A handsome foliage plant during summer and one of the finest of all winter scented shrubs. Plant where you can appreciate its scent in winter. A few flowers in a vase will fill a room with scent.
Grow in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Prune after flowering to maintain a bushy, compact habit.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 3m
Spread 2.5m
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