(Carolina allspice, strawberry shrub)
Originating from SE USA
A bushy, rounded shrub with a suckering habit. Very fragrant, brown to reddish-brown magnolia-like flowers in May that bloom on short branchlets. Leaves are aromatic when bruised.
Grow in moist but well-drained organically rich soil in full sun. Will grow in part shade in warmer areas.
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