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Illicium mexicanum 'Aztec Fire'

Anise Tree
Illicium mexicanum Aztec Fire

Illicium 'Aztec Fire' Overview

Medium sized evergreen shrub with dark red fringy blooms.

  • Hardiness Zone: 7-9
  • Height: 5-6 ft
  • Spread: 4-5 ft
  • Bloom Color: Red
Category:  Shrubs ,   Natives

  • Large dark red to burgundy flowers in spring (April-May)
  • Green evergreen foliage
  • Pyramidal habit
  • Part shade is best, direct sunlight lightens the foliage
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