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Sweet Box 'Himalayan'

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Great groundcover for the shade garden! The polished appearance of the dark green leaves create a clean-looking uniform appearance. Fragrant white flowers are followed by blue-black fruit. Photo credit: Doreen Wynja


  • Partial Shade, Full Shade

  • Moderate

  • Height
    2 feet or less

  • Spread
    7—12 feet

Availability: Out of stock



Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.

Brand Monrovia
Botanical Name Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis
Plant Type Shrubs
Plant Subtype EVERGREEN SMALL SHRUB/HEDGE
Foliage Color Green
Light Needs Partial Shade, Full Shade
Water Needs Moderate
USDA Cold Hardiness Zones 6 - 9
Height 2 feet or less
Spread 7—12 feet
Habit Compact
Special Uses Deer Resistant, Dwarf Plant, Fragrant, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Shade Loving, Showy Fruit
Landscape Uses Border, Hedges and Screens
Flower Color White
Bloom Time Spring

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