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Fragrant Wintersweet

Chimonanthus praecox

Common name:

Fragrant Wintersweet

Size:

6-15'

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Water needs:

Medium Water

Comments: Opposite, lance-shaped leaves with rough textured surface. Rust colored lenticels on squarish stems. Very fragrant, transparent yellow flowers on bare winter stems.
Location: Clairmont Arboretum (conifer berm)

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