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Germplasm Releases since 2005 (SVBFA Main Page)

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Carolina sweetshrub (Calycanthus species)




Medium-sized shrub, white magnolia-like flowers

Calycanthus (chinensisXfloridus) x Calycanthus (chinensisXoccidentalis)


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