Chimonanthus praecox Link.
Calycanthaceae
Chimonanthus praecox (58995 bytes)
A medium sized, well growing shrub, until to 3 m high. In summer until to 20 cm long, lightgreen leaves. Flowers sweetly scented, produced on leafless stems. The color is a pale, waxy yellow with purple in the center. In mild winters they are produced from December to March, but only in mild climates. The shrub is growing in any well drained soil.

Home: China

Other views: snowy

Cultivated: Germany, France

Author: Ulrich Herzog

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