The beautiful flowers of the Skimmia give ornamental value in the autumn and winter with their unmissable red buds. It is a compact garden plant and therefore very suitable for smaller borders or decorative pots. Hardy, evergreen shrub that continues to bloom during the winter. Skimmia japonica prefers semi-shade because in the full sun the leaves can become olive green. The final height of Skimmia japonica is approximately 80cm.
Skimmia japonica ‘Rubella’ is a compact evergreen ornamental shrub with a pinkish pink bloom. During the winter the flower buds of Skimmia japonica ‘Rubella’ are striking dark pink. The pale pink flowers appear in the spring.
Variety: Skimmia Japonica ‘Rubella’
Prefers a semi or full shade position
Very low maintenance plant
Perfect for borders or patio containers
Will color up your garden all year round
Grows best in fertile, moist, well-drained soil
Delivered with a height of 35-45 cm in a 15cm pot
Skimmia can be harmfull to animals when eaten.