Phonetic Spelling kal-ee-KAN-thus FLOR-id-us This plant has low severity poison characteristics. Commonly called sweet shrub or strawberry bush in reference to the wonderfully fragrant blooms which are typically described as combining hints of pineapple, strawberry and banana. Venus is a beautiful white-flowered variety and, if you can find it, Athens is supposed to be particularly fragrant. Some varieties may produce orange to yellow flowers. Useful in shrub borders and native plant gardens. Exceptional shrub for the all native gardens. Other common names sweetshrub 'Venus' . Carolina Allspice. Integrate into wild garden compositions for color and fragrance. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. With its fragrant spring flowers and lustrous leaves that turn yellow in fall, Carolina allspice qualifies as an all-star choice for urban, suburban, and native landscapes. A few of the cultivars have yellow flowers. Blooms are followed by brownish, pear-shaped capsules that are fragrant when crushed. The flowers are deep red to maroon, and last a month or more. Moderate grower to 10 ft. tall, 5 to 8 ft. wide. © 2020 MONROVIA NURSERY COMPANY. Carolina Allspice, Calycanthus floridus, Seeds (Fragrant, Showy, Fall Color) $2.00 + $4.45 shipping . 636 Myers Cove Road Commonly called sweet shrub or strawberry bush in reference to the wonderfully fragrant blooms which are typically described as combining hints of pineapple, strawberry and banana. PRIVACY POLICY|TERMS & CONDITIONS|SITE MAP. It reblooms and has nice, glossy foliage, From mid spring into summer the fragrant, uniquely shaped flowers produce a combined fragrance of strawberry, cantaloupe, spiced apple, and burgundy wine that is sure to please the soul. Be the first to leave a review Leave a Review. Carolina Allspice has lustrous, dark green foliage that turns gold in fall. Due to its hyrid vigor, 'Venus' needs room to grow and in moist soil it will reach a height and spread of 5 feet. 1451. Your climate may be too cold for this plant, SIGN-UP FOR DESIGN INSPIRATION AND UPDATES ON NEW PLANTS, 817 E. MONROVIA PLACEAZUSA, CALIFORNIA 91702-1385, LEGACY OUR STORY NURSERY LOCATIONS SUSTAINABILITY PRESS CAREERS INTERNSHIPS, FIND A MONROVIA PROFESSIONAL BECOME A MONROVIA PRO, CONTACT US FAQs RETURN POLICY SHIPPING INFO HOW TO ORDER ONLINE. Place Carolina Allspice shrubs near front door, patio or other living areas where the fragrant flower aroma may be enjoyed. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Like our native deciduous sweetshub, this plant will grown in sun or partial shade. Fruit is … Its fragrant flowers have led to many other common names for the plant: strawberry-bush, sweet bubby bush, sweet Betsy, and spicebush. Once full grown they can reach a height of 6-9 Feet and 6-12 Feet in spread. Vernal Witchazel Hamamelis vernalis Shrubs 914. It is native to the southeastern United States regions of Virginia to Florida. Carolina allspice is sold under various other names – American allspice, spice bush and eastern sweetshrub among them – and most widely as a generic, rather than a named variety. Sweet Shrub has a heavenly fragrance similar to strawberries. It has unusual, strap-like, maroon to reddish-brown flowers with a sweet banana-strawberry fragrance. Height when Received * 1-2 Feet 2-3 Feet 3-4 Feet. The flowers give way to urn-shaped fruits which mature in the fall. The perfume comes from not only the showy flowers, but also from the crushed leaves! Be the first to review this product. Your climate might be too cold for this plant: Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun. Set out about 10 feet apart. Out. Its flowers are 1½-2in across with numerous strap-shaped dark red petals fading to … Mature Height: 6-10′ by 6 to 12′ wide. This shrub is called allspice because its flower fragrance resembles the culinary spice. Will grow in sun or shade, taller in the latter. Dig your hole about 2 to 3 times the diameter of the container your tree arrives in. Related products. Site this North American native shrub in a perennial garden or shrub border for multi-seasonal interest. Calycanthus floridus. SKU. Planting Instructions. Calycanthus floridus, commonly called Carolina allspice, is a dense, rounded deciduous shrub with a suckering habit which grows 6-9' (less frequently to 12') tall with an equal or slightly greater spread. It typically thrives in Full to Partial Sun and has a 12-18 Inches growth rate per year. Carolina Allspice. Ships from and sold by Hirt's Gardens. * Now Spring 2021. This page is for reference only. Qty. In stock. Delightful, strawberry-like fragrance to maroon-brown flowers carried at the ends of leafy branchlets. 37110. Carolina Allspice Flowering Shrub - Calycanthus floridus - Has fragrant flowering shrubs leaves are amazingly aromatic when bruised. Reviews Reviews. Carolina Allspice, Calycanthus floridus, is a medium sized shrub with sweetly fragrant flowers in May and dense, slightly glossy leaves. Member Price $17.95 Regular Price $25.00 . Carolina Allspice Planting: Easily transplanted. Plants shipping to CA and AZ addresses will be bare rooted before being prepped for shipping. Grown since Colonial times, also called Sweet Shrub. You dont often see Carolina allspice shrubs (Calycanthus floridus) in cultivated landscapes, possibly because the flowers are usually hidden beneath the outer layer of foliage. The fragrance varies between plants slightly but is usually a combination of the scents of strawberry, pineapple and banana. Grows vigorously in shade or semi-shade. Share: Description Carolina Allspice. Carolina allspice flowers have a scent that is sweet, fruity, and long-lasting. Planting: Plan to grow your Allspice Tree in a location where it will receive direct morning light or partially shaded locations in the afternoon. Deer resista Plant a row of these shrubs near a property line or around a patio and create a living screen. Carolina Allspice. Enter maximum price Shipping Free shipping. Maintenance: Requires little attention. Prepare a growing container for each allspice tree you want to grow. Grows 6-9 ft. tall with deep burgundy late-spring blooms. Features very fragrant, brown to reddish-brown flowers (2" across) which bloom at the ends of short branchlets in May. See below Description. Calycanthus Species, Carolina Allspice, Eastern Sweetshrub, Florida Spice Bush, Strawberry Shrub (Calycanthus floridus) This item is available from the following companies: Company: Offering: A Nearly Native Nursery (Fayetteville, Georgia) Learn more about A Nearly Native Nursery . Has fragrant flowering shrubs leaves are amazingly aromatic when bruised. Tar Flower Bejaria racemosa Shrubs 797. 200 PCS Seeds Red Fresh Carolina Reaper Hot Chili Bonsais Super Bonsai Garden B . This item: 10 SWEETSHRUB Carolina Allspice Fragrant Calycanthus Floridus Shrub Flower Seeds $3.00. Ships from and sold by SEEDVILLE USA. Carolina Allspice ships as 1 to 2 foot tall bare root shrubs. Calycanthus Floridus from Burncoose Nurseries available online to buy - Information: (fertilis) - shiny green leaves with attractive deep carmine magnolia-like flowers.. Deciduous - oval or oblong, dark-green leaves to 12cm (5in) long, sometimes turning yellow in autumn.Red - carmine Spread: 3m (10'). Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers. $9.99. Whether you can see them or not, youll enjoy the fruity fragrance when the maroon to rusty brown flowers bloom in mid-spring. Blooms are followed by brownish, pear-shaped capsules that are fragrant when crushed. : Filtered sun, Full sun, Full sun, Partial sun and has 12-18. 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