A dwarf evergreen ornamental shrub. The leaves are narrow with a golden varigated edge. The deep pink flower buds are produced from September mature through the winter into deep pink and open to white spikes of starry flowers in the spring. The flowers have a sweet sent and attract bees. Flowers April-May. Height 60cm. Supplied in a 2-3 litre pot.
Ever-popular skimmias are renowned for their large domes of colourful buds, which then burst open into clusters of white flowers, providing interest for many months. Ideal for border or container. The large, glossy leaves are evergreen, adding to the winter interest.