SKIMMIA japonica 'Kew White'

Slow growing female form with creamy-white berries
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Dark green leaves to 10cm (4in) long
  • White
  • Height
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread
    1.5m (5ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Dome-shaped to erect creeping shrub. Produces dense panicles of white flowers 6mm (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
  • Partial shade

SKIMMIA japonica 'Kew White'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£16.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £15.00 each
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
  • Additional Features
    Berries
    These plants have berries.
    Good to know
    Requires male form such as 'Rubella' for berries
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects
    Place of origin
    Garden origin
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Oblanceolate
    (see photos above)
    Obovate
    (see photos above)
  • 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
    Slightly aromatic
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
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  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Moderately fertile.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Butterfly friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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