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Skimmia sp., Skimmia
Skimmia x confusa

Skimmia sp.

Family: Rutaceae
Origin: Japan, China, South East Asia
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterWhite/off-white flowersYellow/orange flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Skimmia is a shrub for year round interest with its handsome, glossy foliage that blends well with other shade-tolerant plants and fragrant white flowers in spring, followed by luscious red berries in winter. It is perfect for growing in containers and provides good all year round color.

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