Lindera benzoin #5

Spice Bush

 Bloom Period: 

March

Light:

Sun – Part Shade

Water:

Wet

Size:

Height 8 – 9’  Width 8 – 9’

Zone:

4 – 9

Patent:

None

Fuzzy yellow-green flowers cover the branches before the leaves appear. Aromatic, lustrous green foliage turns bright yellow in fall. Large, bright red fruit on female plants when a male pollenizer is present. Missouri native.