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Photo: rubella

Skimmia are compact evergreen shrubs with simple, aromatic leaves and terminal panicles of small white or yellowish flowers followed, on fertilised female plants, by shiny red berries; most have male and female flowers on separate plants

Details'Rubella' is a small, bushy evergreen shrub with dark green, elliptic leaves to 10cm long. Panicles of red buds, showy in late winter, open to fragrant white flowers in early spring

Properties

Height
1 - 150 cm
Color
Soil type
Loam, Sand
Sunlight
Partial shade
PH
Acid, Neutral
Moisture
Moist but well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy