Also known as Christmas Box – an Evergreen shrub with fragrant flowers.
Compact and sweetly scented, Sarcococca have delicate creamy-white flowers from December to March. Berries follow, varying in colour from black to purple and red.
With simple dark green glossy leaves, this dense evergreen shrub is ideal for a shady border or woodland garden, with excellent ground cover. Position near to an entrance or path to fully appreciate their delicious vanilla-like fragrance.
• Plant in moist, well-drained soil.
• Perfect for cottage and informal gardens.