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Common Name: Spicebush

Botanical Name: Lindera benzoin

Plant Type: Shrub

Plant Size: 6-12 feet

Typical Bloom Time: April to May

Birds and butterflies are drawn to the spicebush, which features yellow to green flowers that bloom in early spring.

Park Locations

North Woods

Mid-Park at the Ravine from 101st to 110th Street