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Calycanthus floridus 'Michael Lindsey'

Calycanthus floridus 'Michael Lindsey'

Sweetshrub

'Michael Lindsey' Sweetshrub has reddish brown flowers that are consistently, gorgeously fragrant, blooming for a prolonged period in April and May over dark, lustrous green foliage. Fall color of Calycanthus floridus 'Michael Lindsey' is a clear yellow. Selected by Allen Bush of Holbrook Farm & Nursery in North Carolina. It is also wet site tolerant. Extremely verticillium resistant per Rick Darke.

PRN Preferred:  Heavy bloomer, fragrant flowers, lustrous foliage with good fall color.  Reblooms sporadically throughout the summer.

Height

8 Feet

Spread

5 Feet

Bloom Color

Red

USDA Hardiness Zone

4
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop
260 Calycanthus floridus Michael Lindsey #3 12" (reddish-brown)
81 Calycanthus floridus Michael Lindsey #7 15" (reddish-brown)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Deer Resistant
Erosion Control
Fragrant - Flower
Native
Soil Conditions
Average
Moist
Bloom Time
Spring
Exposure
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Sun
Special Recognition
PHS Gold Medal Plant
PRN Preferred Selection
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Pollinators
Tolerance
Clay Soil Tolerant
Dry Shade Tolerant
Wet Site Tolerant
Foliage Color
Green
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