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Sarcococca confusa

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Features

  • BloomsDecember
  • Height1m to 2m
  • Spread0.5m to 1m
  • Growth HabitBushy oval
  • Flower ColourWhite shades
  • Leaf ColourGreen shades

Description

Sarcococca confusa. This is a dense species with basal green branches, which will grow slowly to about 1.8m tall, They will bear smooth, shiny dark green leaves. The small white flowers are produced in clusters along the stems in early winter. Shiny black berries will follow.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Fragrant

Origin

W. China

Interest and use

Banks, hedging, specimen, fragrance. Winter interest.

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Humus-rich, Chalky
  • Soil pH8.0 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They grow well in a cool, moist climate with well-drained soil.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds in the autumn or from cuttings in summer or by layers.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Trouble free.

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