Skimmia Japonica – ‘Rubella’


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Ideal for Autumn and Winter Gardening

  • The Skimmia japonica ‘Rubella’ is a compact male skimmia, with reddish, deep green elliptic evergreen leaves.
  • It produces dark red flower buds in the Autumn and throughout the Winter. In the early Spring the buds open with lovely fragrant star shaped white flowers.
  • Skimmia are ideal for growing in Autumn or Winter container displays or using to fill gaps in borders.

  • Eventual Height

    Once established they can reach a height and spread of 1 - 1.5 metres.

  • Pot Size

    9 cm

  • Season of Interest

    Autumn - Winter - Spring

  • Light Required

    Partial to full shade

  • Watering

    Moderate watering

  • Best Growing Conditions

    Skimmia is an extremely tolerant plant and is low maintenance. They will thrive in most types of moderately fertile soil, including acid, alkali or neutral soil types.

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