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SKIMMIA x confusa 'Kew Green'

Male form with glossy green leaves and large greenish flower racemes, commonly very hardy
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SKIMMIA x confusa 'Kew Green'

 
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  • Evergreen
    pointed leaves to 11cm (4½in) long.
  • Green
  • Height
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Compact, dome-shaped shrub. Produces small flowers to 5mm (¼in) across in dense, conical panicles to 15cm (6in) long
  • 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
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - no berries but outstanding fragrance. Attractive to insects, butterflies.
  • Pests & Diseases
    scale insects
  • Place of origin
    garden origin. Hybrid of S. japonica and S. anquetilia.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic see photos above
  • Oblanceolate
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile.
  • Wildlife
    Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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1.2m (4ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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