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Sarcococca ruscifolia var. chinensis

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Features

  • BloomsDecember
  • Height0.5m
  • Growth HabitArching bushy
  • Flower ColourCreamy white
  • Leaf ColourGreen shades
  • AwardsRHS Garden Merit

Description

Sarcococca ruscifolia var. chinensis. Has ovate to lance-shaped, dark green leaves.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Fragrant

Origin

C. China

Interest and use

Banks, hedging, specimen

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Needs

  • LightShade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Humus-rich, Chalky
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterDry

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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