ICN PRO, Tyler Perkins, Recommends ‘Aphrodite’ Sweetshrub

ICN PRO, Tyler Perkins, Recommends ‘Aphrodite’ Sweetshrub

Pro Plant Recommendation

Meet the plant

‘Aphrodite’ Sweetshrub (Calycanthus ‘Aphrodite’)

Looking for something special to set you apart from the competition? Add ‘Aphrodite’ calycanthus to your plant palette. Very large flowers resemble red magnolias, appearing amid glossy, tropical looking foliage for months every summer. Flowers are fragrant, though the scent is highly subjective — ask your staff and see what everyone smells! A beautiful, care-free plant for large spaces.

BloomsBlooms: July – August
ExposureExposure: Full sun
TypeType: Deciduous shrub

Meet the ICN Pro

Learn more from Tyler Perkins at Midwest Groundcovers or find a local ICN Pro.

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ICN PRO, Tyler Perkins, Recommends ‘Aphrodite’ Sweetshrub
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