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Sarcococca Ruscifolia Fragrant Sweetbox

Fragrant Sweetbox reaches its peak in the middle of Winter! Extremely fragrant, tiny white flowers are hidden among its glossy, dark-green foliage. Following flowering, small scarlet berries appear.
Sarcococca ruscifolia thrives in the shade, and prefers well drained, humitic soil.
Great plant near an entrance or walkway, where it can be appreciated by passer-byes.
Drought and wildlife tolerant once established.
Pollinator friendly.

  • Common Name Fragrant Sweetbox
  • Zone Zone 7
  • Mature Size 5'H x 5'W
  • Bloom Time January-February
  • Plant Type Evergreen Shrub
  • Flower Color White