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Florida Anise Tree

Illicium floridanum

Photo: Florida Anise Tree

Evergreen shrub or small tree 6-10' tall and wide.  Pointed oval leaves to 6" long and 2" wide with prominent midrib, anise scented when crushed.  Waxy maroon flowers in spring, scent  is very mild but unpleasant.  Part to full shade and ample water.

Properties

Height
290 - 1000 cm
Color