Small Skimmia Rubella Evergreen Shrub

SKU: 125996
£3.97
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Product Description

Hardy evergreen shrub with red buds in Autumn and Winter that open as scented white flowers in Spring.

  • Product usually available between September and March.
  • Very hardy plant.
  • Ideal for shady areas.

Product Details

Colour of flower
Burnt orange, brown
Dimensions
(H) 20cm x (W) 20cm
Colour of foliage
Green
Hardiness
Survives temperatures down to -15°C. Hardy in all areas of the UK even through severe Winters. If in containers may need protection during Winter.
Planting instructions
Plant anytime in unfrozen soil in containers or in the garden.
Planting position
Needs sun part of the day
Rate of growth
Slow
RHS Award of Garden Merit
Yes
Soil type
Prefers moist but well drained slightly acidic soil, ericaceous compost and ericaceous fertilizer.
Watering instructions
Keep well watered throughout the growing season
Latin name
Skimmia japonica 'Rubella'
Eventual dimensions
(H) 75cm x (W) 75cm
Plant guarantee
Plant is covered by Homebase 5 Year Hardy Plant Guarantee.
Scent
Attractive
Evergreen
Retains leaves in Autumn and Winter
Pot size
9cm

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