Flower Database

Chimonanthus praecox

Basic information
Flower Name
Chimonanthus praecox
Formal Name
Chimonanthus praecox
Alias
蝋梅, wintersweet, Japanese allspice
Habitat
China
Morph
deciduous broad-leaved shrub
Comment
Chimonanthus praecox ,Roubai, wintersweet, or Japanese allspice (scientific name: Chimonanthus praecox) is native to China and is a deciduous broad-leaved shrub belonging to the family Calycanthaceae. From December to February, it produces a translucent pale yellow and aromatic flower. Many flowers are attached to the branches, but the leaves are falling and cannot be seen.
Generic name: Chimonanthus praecox, scientific name: Chimonanthus praecox, also known as Roubai, wintersweet, or Japanese allspice, Origin: China, Leaf shape: oval, phyllodes: opposite, leaf length: 15 cm, leaf width: 4-5 cm, flower color: yellow, flowering period: December to February, flower diameter: 2 cm, flower: flower piece Aggregation, fruit: false fruit.
Detailed information
Order
Laurales
Family
Calycanthaceae
Genus
Chimonanthus
Species
C. praecox
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Petal shape
polypetalo
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Botanic garden
Color
Yellow
Season
Jan Feb Dec
Height
200  ~ 400  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 2