Genus Calycanthus Species x Cultivar 'Aphrodite' Patent 24014 Common Name Aphrodite Sweetshrub Zone 5 to 9 Habit Large, moderate growth rate., mounding shrub Height 6 to 8 Feet Spread 6 to 8 Feet Foliage 3-5 inches. Yellow fall color. Deciduous., dark green, Lustrous Flower Large 3 inch, maroon edged with cream. Late spring. Flower Color Maroon. Culture Full sun. Categories: Deciduous Shrub Native Proven Winners® Color Choice® Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window) Description Photo courtesy of Proven Winners®.