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Skimmia Japonica - 'Ruby Dome' (Skimmia)

Skimmia Japonica - 'Ruby Dome' (Skimmia)
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Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Evergreen, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Spreading arching
Size Low Border / Edging / Ground Cover Plant (up to 50cm height)
Colours White Flowers (Spring), Medium green Foliage
Care Low/Easy Maintenance - Tough Plant
Hardiness Very hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Skimmia Japonica - Cultivation Notes

Preferring a well drained neutral to acidic soil, Skimmia flourishes in partial shade. Prune to shape after flowering.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Skimmia Japonica:

  • Scented blossom
  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Evergreen foliage for all year round colour and screening
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Fruit / berry producing
  • Attractive form or foliage for all year interest
  • Suitable for planting in full shade

Weaknesses of Skimmia Japonica

  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations

Design & Plant Use for Skimmia Japonica:

  • Evergreen shrub suitable for planting in a shady location

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View other ground cover plants with white flowers, or ground cover plants with medium green foliage

Common Missspellings: Skimia, Skymia, Scimia, Scimmia, Skimmier, Skimmea

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