Common Name: 
Wintersweet

Six species of deciduous or evergreen shrubs.  Leaves opposite, simple, and entire.  Flowers short stalked, axillary, sepals and petals not differentiated.  Fruit is a capsule compressed at the apical end.  Native to China.
Chimonanthus: from the Greek cheimon, winter, and anthos, flower.

Pronunciation: 
ky-mon-ANTH-us
Family: 
Calycanthaceae