Taxon: Calycanthus floridus L.

Genus: Calycanthus
Family: Calycanthaceae
Nomen number: 8661
Place of publication: Syst. nat. ed. 10, 2:1066. 1759
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Sep-2011
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 6 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

  • Cultivated


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  • Clewell, A. F. Guide to the vascular plants of the Florida panhandle. 1985 (F FlaPan)
  • Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  • Nicely, K. A. 1965. A monographic study of the Calycanthaceae (Castanea) 30:65.
  • Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  • Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. (F WVa)
  • Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)

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