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Sarcococca - Sweet Boxes

Sarcococca (Sweet Box) are compact evergreen shrubs with a lush, glossy foliage year round and powerfully scented, creamy-white flowers in winter or spring. The blossoms are followed by red, purple or black berries which may persist into the following winter. Tolerant of dry shade and neglect, Sweet Boxes are easy to grow and pest-free. Some can be upright shrubs up to 5 ft. tall (150 cm), or ground-hugging groundcovers. They are all perfect for shady garden spots where other plants would struggle.

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Sarcococca confusa (Sweet Box)

Sweetly scented, Sarcococca confusa (Sweet Box) is a terrific, winter-flowering, evergreen shrub rich inmany qualities. Announcing their presence with their incredible, sweet vanilla fragrance, tiny ivory-white flowers appear in late winter to early spring, somewhat hidden among the dense foliage of glossy, slightly rippled, dark green leaves.

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