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western spice bush

western spice bush
Common Name
western spice bush
Latin Name
Calycanthus occidentalis
Description

California native plant; maroon-red flowers attract pollinating beetles; leaves have a sharp, clean fragrance and turn yellow in the autumn, adding seasonal color to the garden.

California Native
Yes
All-Star
Yes
Type
Shrub
Size
Large
Color
Red
Sun Exposure:
Part Shade
Shade
Water Needs:
Very Low
Low
Bloom Season(s):
Spring
Wildlife Value(s):
Beneficial Insects
Pruning Needs

little or none; prune to shape