Lindera benzoin Spice Bush ZONE 4

A broad, rounded, multi-stemmed shrub that is covered with fragrant yellow-green flowers in early April before the leaves emerge, providing an important early food source for nectar feeders. Birds will feed on the brilliant red fruit in late summer.

Great For: Naturalized areas, forage for wild birds Woodland underplantings

HEIGHT: 6-10'

WIDTH: 6-10'

SUN: 5+ hours

SOIL: Moist Sandy Wet

Attracts BirdsDeer ResistantFragrantNative of New EnglandBears Fruit
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Flower Size: 0.25"

Flower Color: Yellow

Bloom Time: Spring

Growth Rate: Rapid

Shape: Upright Vase

Feeding: Plant-tone

Fall Color: Yellow

Winter Interest: Structure

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