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SARCOCOCCA hookeriana var digyna

Commonly known as Sweet box

White flowers, dark stems
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  • Evergreen - lance-shaped to oblong, mid- to dark-green leaves to 9cm (3½in) long.
  • White - with cream anthers
  • Height - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - rhizomatous, thicket-forming, suckering, compact shrub. Produces clusters of flowers followed by spherical black or blue-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 - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - western China
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Is Scented Plant - Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest - Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile. Humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
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Sarcococca - Growing Guide
1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  2m (6½ft)
 

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SARCOCOCCA hookeriana var digyna 'Purple Stem'  AWARD

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Commonly known as: Sweet box.
An attactive form with young stems and midribs of the leaves flushed purple
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