pink tinged, deliciously scented white flowers shiny on deep green foliage
Sarcococca hookeriana var. digyna Purple Stem
aka Himalayan sweet box ‘Purple Stem’
- evergreen shrub
- upright, dense growth
- ovate, glossy, dark green leaves
- tiny, scented pink-tinged white flowers
- late winter into spring,
- black fruit in summer and autumn.
H 0.5 m
W 0.5 m
Notes: A cutting from my London garden. It is the most elegant of the Sarcococcas and given this and its Asian origins, it will be a featured potted plant for the Japanesque garden.