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SARCOCOCCA confusa

Commonly known as Sweet box



Scented green-white flowers
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£14.50 each
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  • Evergreen - elliptic, tapered, glossy, dark-green leaves to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6ft)
  • Spread - 1m (3ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - dense, rounded, bushy shrub. Produces flowers in clusters of, usually, 5, in winter followed by spherical, glossy, black fruit 5mm (¼in) across.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full shade
  • Full sun - will tolerate full sun if soil remains moist
  • Partial shade - shelter from cold winds
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - western China
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Woodland garden
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Is Scented Plant - Scented flowers
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile but humus rich
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
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Sarcococca - Growing Guide
2m (6ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1m (3ft)
 

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