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- Calycanthus chinensis
Common name: Chinese allspice, sweetbush, sweetshrub, wax shrub
Calycanthus chinensis (also called Sinocalycanthus chinensis) is a tall deciduous shrub with shiny leaves and white camellia-like flowers in mid-summer. It is found in the Meconopsis Dell.
Fruit photo: Plant Image Library from Boston, USA - Calycanthus chinensis (Chinese Sweetshrub), CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=84938694