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Skimmia Japonica Temptation 40/50cm. 5 Litre

Skimmia Japonica Temptation 40/50cm. 5 Litre

£44.95
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Quick Overview

Beautiful Skimmia Temptation, large plants in 5 litre pots, beautiful for summer and a must have plant for the winter months.

Plant Size (cm)
Plant Size (cm)
41cm - 60cm
Pot Size - Litre
Pot Size - Litre
5 Litre
Anticipated Height
Anticipated Height
Upto 1.5m
Toleration
Toleration
-10
Flowering Colour
Flowering Colour
White
Growth Speed
Growth Speed
Relatively Slow
Evergreen?
Evergreen?
Yes
14 In stock
Qty

Skimmia Japonica Temptation XL 5 Litre: Temptation Skimmia is one of the true self fertile varieties removing the necessity for planting in proximity male varieties, these plants will flower and produce berries regardless of there closely planted colleagues. Skimmia Temptation is a popular variety of Skimmia, a compact evergreen shrub known for its attractive foliage and clusters of vibrant berries. This particular cultivar, Skimmia Temptation, is highly sought after for its striking red berries that appear in abundance during the winter months, adding a splash of colour to the garden.

The foliage of Skimmia Temptation is glossy and dark green, providing an excellent backdrop for the bright berries. The leaves are leathery and lance-shaped, creating a dense and bushy appearance. This variety is also known for its aromatic fragrance, which adds to its overall appeal.

Skimmia Temptation is a versatile plant that can be grown in various garden settings. It thrives in both full sun and partial shade, making it suitable for different lighting conditions. It is also known for its tolerance to a wide range of soil types, as long as they are well-draining.

This variety of Skimmia is particularly popular for winter gardens, where its vibrant berries can provide a cheerful and festive atmosphere. It can also be used as an attractive border plant, in containers, or as part of a mixed shrubbery. With its low maintenance requirements and year-round appeal, Skimmia Temptation is a fantastic addition to any garden or landscape

This Skimmia requires a cool moist lightly shaded area, water and fertilise if pot planted. If pot planted ensure the pot or tub has no standing water around the base. For best results plant in neutral to acidic soli, or if pot planted ericaceous compost. Although Temptation is self fertile to get the very best try planting in an area with a male skimmia, such as Kew Green, Rubella or Fragrans. 

Skimmia Temptation will reach heights of approximately 60 cm. It does not need cutting back, It produces creamy white flowers during April and May and red berries from September onwards and throughout the Winter. It adds a touch of colour during winter months.