Sarcococca confusa
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Sarcococca confusa

Sweet Box

Product Description

A truly handsome species. This evergreen shrub is densely covered with dark, glossy green foliage. Sweetly scented clusters of tiny white flowers that are followed by showy, glossy black fruit. Excellent ground cover or mixed border plant for shady areas

sarcococca-confusa

Additional Information

Light Requirements

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water Requirements

Well Drained Soil

Hardiness

Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10

Landscape Uses

Border, Container, Mass Plantings, Back of Bed, Mixed Bed

Bloom Time

March, February, January

Bloom Color

White

Foliage Color

Green

Care

Prune back in late winter to encourage new growth, Follow regular watering schedule to establish deep roots during first season, Provide well drained soil

Care Level

Moderate

Height

3 feet

Spread

5 feet

Habit

Clump Forming

Plant Characteristics

Evergreen