|BOTANICAL NAME *||Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis|
|SIZE||Groundcover, 12 – 18” HT|
|FOLIAGE||Small, lance shaped, glossy, deep green leaves. Evergreen. Will fill in to form a lush mass.|
|FLOWER||White and insignificant, but wonderfully fragrant in February / March. Plant near a walkway that might be used in the winter time in order to take advantage of the fragrance.|
|FRUIT||Shiny black droop, rarely observed.|
|GROWING CONDITIONS||Acid, moist, well-drained. Drought tolerant once established. Pollution tolerant. Part Shade to Full Shade. Will become off-color in full sun.|
|NOTES||So far, reliably deer resistant.|
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