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sweet·shrubor sweet shrub (swēt′shrŭb′)
Either of two North American deciduous shrubs of the genus Calycanthus, having opposite leaves, fragrant reddish-brown flowers, and many dry fruits enclosed in a cuplike capsule.
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|Noun||1.||sweet shrub - hardy shrub of southeastern United States having clove-scented wood and fragrant red-brown flowers|
allspice - deciduous shrubs having aromatic bark; eastern China; southwestern and eastern United States