A picture of a Calycanthus occidentalis

Calycanthus occidentalis

Calycanthus occidentalis

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

4.5m

1.5m

Min

2.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Calycanthus occidentalis Overview

This species of shrub has a rather irregular growth up to 3.5m tall. The leaves are larger than those of Calycanthus floridus and their undersides are not downy.

How to propagate Calycanthus occidentalis

Cuttings

Propagate by layering branches, rooting softwood cuttings in summer.

Layering

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Calycanthus occidentalis

Specimen Summer interest.