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Hook Lance Leaf Sarcococca

Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna 'Tony Schilling'

SKU
05387
Small and tidy with lance-like leaves and creamy-white flowers with a memorably strong, sweet fragrance in late winter that are followed by black, shiny berries that birds simply adore. A highly useful plant for shady pathways, where the fragrance can be enjoyed in winter. Evergreen.
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Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade

Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationsar-ko-KOHK-a hook-er-ee-AN-uh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 2 ft. tall, 4 ft. wide.
Design IdeasThe perfect high groundcover for shade, this evergreen looks wonderful in the woodland garden or near an entryway. Fragrant winter blossoms are a bonus.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFragrant
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorDark Green
Growth HabitMounding, Spreading
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Dry Shade, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Special FeatureEasy Care, Shade Loving, Showy Fruit, Bird Friendly, Tolerates Urban Pollution
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Camellia (Camellia); Fatsia (Fatsia); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Hydrangea (Hydrangea)

Provide fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil. Shelter from cold, drying winds. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy appearance, prune annually to shape.Pruning time: spring after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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