Sweet Box Var. Humilis - 1 Gal.


Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis

Thrives in partial to full shade. Feed yearly with an organic fertilizer. Prune after bloom in spring to shape and control size. Deer resistant. Fragrant bloom. Perfect for formal gardens and small hedges in partial to full shade or as a small space evergreen in a dwarf garden.

Plant Details

Zone: 6 - 8

Mature Size: 18-24in High x 3-5in Wide

Current Size: 6-8''

Growing Tips

This dense, compact selection is tightly packed with deep green, pointed, Boxwood-like foliage. This small-space beauty features groups of fragrant small white flowers in early May.

Sun Exposure: Full Shade, Partial Shade

Availability and quality confirmed as of Monday, September 23 2019

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Plant Size Guide

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