Fragrant Sweet Box

Regular price $15.00 Sale

Sarcococca ruscifolia

Dense, bushy evergreen shrub with arching shoots and glossy Dark Green leaves.

Cluster of Fragrant, creamy White flowers are produced in Early Spring and are followed by dark Red fruit. 

Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina (336) 857-2131
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf Evergreen
Height 2' - 4'
Spread 1' - 4'
Shape Upright
Primary Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Seasonal Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Flowering Season Spring-time
Flower Color Creamy White (Fragrant)
Berries Dark Red
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 7 to 9