A picture of a Skimmia laureola

Skimmia laureola

Skimmia laureola

Full Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

Skimmia laureola Overview

This species is a low creeping shrub that is strongly aromatic. The dark green leaves are narrowly elliptic and entire. The flowers are sweetly scented cream-white blooms, followed by black fruits.

How to propagate Skimmia laureola

Cuttings

Propagate by seed in autumn or from semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Seed

Other uses of Skimmia laureola

Grown for their flowers, aromatic foliage and their fruits.