Skimmia Japonica 'Rubella' (1.5 Litre)
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Skimmia Japonica 'Rubella' in a 1.5-liter container is a captivating evergreen shrub prized for its striking deep red buds and glossy dark green foliage. This Skimmia japonica variety adds year-round interest to outdoor spaces, thriving in partial to full shade. 'Rubella' is a low-maintenance, hardy plant that delights the senses with fragrant red buds in winter, transitioning to aromatic white flowers in the spring.
Why we like it:
- Year-Round Appeal: 'Rubella' offers a continuous visual feast with its vibrant red buds and glossy green leaves.
- Fragrance Delight: The aromatic red buds and white springtime flowers provide a delightful scent in your garden.
- Shade Tolerance: Well-suited for shaded areas, making it versatile for various garden designs.
What to know:
- Soil Needs: Plant in well-drained, acidic soil for optimal growth.
- Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist, especially during dry spells.
- Pruning: Light pruning can help maintain its shape and encourage new growth.
- Winter Care: Protect from frost and cold winds, especially in colder regions.
- Container Convenience: The 1.5-liter container provides a convenient, well-established start for your Skimmia 'Rubella' plant.
Flower Color: 'Rubella' features fragrant white flowers in spring.
Flowering Months: This Skimmia typically blooms from March to April.
Height and Spread: When fully grown, Skimmia Japonica 'Rubella' reaches a height of approximately 60-80 centimeters.