S. confusa is a bushy evergreen shrub to 2m, with glossy, deep green, wavy ovate leaves 3-5cm in length and, in winter, inconspicuous, very sweetly scented, creamy-white flowers, followed by glossy black berries

 

Size

Ultimate height 1–1.5 metres

Time to ultimate height 5–10 years

Ultimate spread 1–1.5 metres

 

Growing conditions

Chalk

Clay

Loam

Sand

 

Moisture

Moist but well–drained

 

pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

 

Position

  • Full shade

  • Partial shade

 

Aspect

West–facing or East–facing or North–facing

Exposure

Sheltered

 

Hardiness H5

Sarcococca confusa

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