Sarcococca Confusa | Fragrant Sweet Box
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Sarcococca confusa, commonly known as Fragrant Sweet Box Shrub, offers a delightful sensory experience with its delicate fragrance and lush foliage. This evergreen shrub is celebrated for its glossy dark green leaves and small, inconspicuous flowers that emit a sweet and enchanting scent. 'Fragrant Sweet Box' is an excellent choice for shaded areas and compact gardens, infusing the landscape with elegance and captivating aroma.
Why We Like It:
- Enchanting Fragrance: Sarcococca confusa releases a sweet and captivating fragrance that perfumes the surrounding air, creating a serene and pleasant atmosphere.
- Year-Round Greenery: This evergreen shrub maintains its glossy dark green foliage throughout the seasons, providing visual interest in both summer and winter.
- Shaded Elegance: 'Fragrant Sweet Box' thrives in shaded and compact spaces, making it a versatile option for adding charm to overlooked corners and smaller gardens.
What to Know:
- Sun and Soil: Plant in partial to full shade and provide well-draining soil for optimal growth and the maintenance of its glossy foliage.
- Planting: Allow sufficient space for growth, considering its spreading habit and ultimate size.
- Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist, especially during the establishment period. Once established, it becomes more tolerant of dry spells.
- Pruning: Light pruning after flowering helps maintain the shrub's shape and encourages healthy growth.
- Berries: The flowers of Sarcococca confusa may develop into small black berries that add an additional touch of interest to the plant.
- Sarcococca confusa produces small, inconspicuous flowers that are typically white or pale pink, contributing to its understated yet enchanting beauty.
Height and Spread:
- At maturity, Sarcococca confusa reaches a height of approximately 1-1.5 meters (3-5 feet) with a spread of about 1-1.5 meters (3-5 feet), forming a lush and visually appealing blanket of greenery and fragrance that elevates the garden's ambiance.