Florida Sunshine Anise

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Illicium parviflorum 'Florida Sunshine

Chartreuse golden fragrant foliage. Hot yellow fall foliage with red stems. Small fragrant summer flowers - which make it deer-resistant.

Best planted in afternoon shade. Root system prefers to stay moist, not wet. Medium size shrub maturing 8 ft. tall 8 ft. wide. Hardy zones: 7a-9b


Dehiscent seed follicles, arranged in whorls, have a star-like appearance.       

*Deer Resistant*

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf evergreen
Height 6' - 8'
Spread 6' - 8'
Shape Upright, spreading
Primary Foliage Color Chartreuse
Seasonal Foliage Color Yellow - Fall/winter
Flowering Season Insignificant
Flower Color yellow
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Partial Shade
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.