Plant ID forum: Plant identity

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Name: Susan
Silver Lake NY 14549
Lakegirl
Jun 10, 2016 9:45 AM CST
This shrub is located in a morning sun location (hardiness zone 6b) ..planted 3 years ago ( 12 " high ) it is now almost 6 ' in height. I have lost the identity tag for it and I would like to take cuttings from it but am not sure if it is feasible. Any help with identification would be greatly appreciated!
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Name: Daisy
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
Jun 10, 2016 9:51 AM CST
Calycanthus floridus - Carolina Allspice

Does it have an odor? The ones on the west coast (Calycanthus occidentalis) smell like old red wine barrels.

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Name: Rick R.
near Minneapolis, MN zone 4a
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Leftwood
Jun 10, 2016 10:19 PM CST
North American calycanthus (C. floridus & C.occidentalis) have narrow, pointed petals. Calycanthus chinensis has wide, round-ended petals. Most likely, your shrub is a cross between the three: probably Calycanthus x raulstonii 'Heritage Wine'.

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