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Skimmia japonica 'Rubella'

8 Options from £6.99

Hardy Shrub
What is Hardy Shrub?
Woody plant, usually having a permanent framework of branches.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.
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All year round interest

Aromatic evergreen foliage

Ideal for growing in containers

1 x 10cm potted skimmia plant AROMATIC EVERGREEN £9.99 Despatch: within 3 days
3 x 10cm potted skimmia plants £29.97 Despatch: within 3 days
6 x 10cm potted skimmia plants £59.94 Despatch: within 3 days
1 x 9cm potted skimmia plant £6.99 Despatch: by end of January 2019
2 x 9cm potted skimmin plants £12.99 Despatch: by end of January 2019
1 x 3 litre potted skimmia plant £14.99 Out of Stock
1 x 3 litre potted skimmia plant £14.99 Despatch: by end of January 2019
2 x 3 litre potted skimmia plants £28.99 Despatch: by end of January 2019
Please note: This product cannot be delivered outside the United Kingdom.
Description How to Grow More Info Delivery Reviews

This compact, evergreen shrub is a popular choice for borders and patio containers, where plants will provide colour and interest all year round. Skimmia japonica 'Rubella' is a male clone bearing rosettes of glossy, aromatic leaves. The evergreen foliage is punctuated by red buds through the winter, with an explosion of potent, fragrant white blossoms appearing by spring. This trouble free shrub is tough and long-lasting making it ideal for beginners and those with less experience in gardening. Perfect for a neglected, shady spot in the garden. Height and spread: 120cm (47").


Patio, Cottage Gardens, Scented Gardens, Wildlife Gardens, Low Maintenance Garden, Woodland Garden

Hardy

Dappled shade, Shade

Up to 120cm (47.2in)

Up to 120cm (47.2in)

Thompson & Morgan strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: GY, HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR25, ZE1-ZE3.

1 x 10cm potted skimmia plant (KA9522)
3 x 10cm potted skimmia plants (KA9523)
6 x 10cm potted skimmia plants (KA9524)
1 x 9cm potted skimmia plant (45015)
2 x 9cm potted skimmin plants (KA9274)
1 x 3 litre potted skimmia plant (57538)
1 x 3 litre potted skimmia plant (57538)
2 x 3 litre potted skimmia plants (T59262P)

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Flowering Months
Skimmia plants will require very little pruning. After flowering, trim them lightly to keep a good shape, and remove any dead or damaged growth.
Grow Skimmia plants in a dappled or fully shaded position, in moderately fertile, rich, well drained soil which can be neutral to acidic in pH. Avoid full sun, as this can cause yellowing of the leaves. Alternatively grow Skimmia in large containers, using a soil based compost such as John Innes No.3 mixed with ericaceous (acidic) compost.

Delivery

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Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £1.95.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.95.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

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For your complete peace of mind, our Home and Garden products may be returned to us within 30 days of purchase for a refund of the purchase price. Items must be returned unused, at your cost and in mint condition. All items carry a manufacturer's 12 month defects warranty.