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how much sun can this plant take?

On plant Sarcococca humilis



It will discolour in full sun, partial shade is best

15 Nov, 2009


aperantly' they like either damp or dry shade' they do not like costal areas'chalky soil'or exposed/windy areas,but they are worth a try ,they are evergreen and very sented.

15 Nov, 2009


i have it growing in chalky soil in quite deep shade under the large beech tree in my garden. it is growing slowly but steadily.

15 Nov, 2009


I have three different ones, all growing in shade in dryish soil (where practically nothing else will)

15 Nov, 2009

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