Calycanthus floridus 'Athens'


'Athens' ('Katherine') Sweetshrub has yellow flowers in May and June that are consistently fragrant. A great introduction from Dr. Michael Dirr in Athens, Georgia; originally provided to him by Mrs. Symmes.  It was named after his daughter Katherine. It is wet site tolerant.  Cut branches can be brought inside to provide strong fragrance.

  • Category: Woody Ornamentals
  • Alternate Cultivar: 'Katherine'
  • Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Height: 5 Feet
  • Spread: 4 Feet
  • Bloom Color: Yellow


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