Part of our Spring Magic Collection.
A great garden plant; delightful clusters of pink buds and white flowers from late winter followed by shiny black fruit, above sumptuous glossy green foliage.
Month Available: February
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: White
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Autumn
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Berries
Plant Type: Shrub
Main Attribute: Late winter and spring interest.
Height / Spread: 2m x 2m (6ft 6in x 6ft 6in)
I have this planted as part of a mixed border as it adds some real all year round structure to my garden.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Whitefly, Viburnum Beetle.
Plant Care: Simply trim to maintain shape following flowering.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Good garden plant, flower and foliage interest, evergreen, winter interest.
History: Commonly known as Laurustinus, it comes from the Mediterranean where it grows on rocky, limestone hills.
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