Also known as Christmas Box or Sweet Box, this evergreen perennial has been classified by the RHS as one of their Perfect for Pollinators varieties. Winter-flowering clusters of small, creamy-white, tassel-like flowers appear from December to March. These flowers have a vanilla-like fragrance - one of the headiest winter fragrances. After flowering, the plant produces spherical, black or blue-black berries, much to the delight of hungry birds. Excellent in partial shade, even in drier soils, this compact, thicket-forming shrub is perfect for planting below a window, close to an entrance or path. A handsome evergreen groundcover shrub with slender, mid to dark green foliage, which is perfect for a moist, shady spot. Height 50cm, spread 80cm.
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