Phyllyrea angustifolia

Phyllyrea angustifolia

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Also known as Jasmine Box its a good alternative to box this evergreen shrub related to olive is very hardy to -15c and suitable for coastal locations. It has attractive narrow green leaves with the bonus of fragrant creamy yellow flowers in late spring which are loved by bees, early summer followed by blueish black berries. It forms a roundish shape which can be trimmed to shape in winter its also suitable for topiary and cloud pruning, if untrimmed it can reach 3m. Grow in full sun or part shade sheltered from cold winds in fertile well drained soil.

Available in 1litre pots.