Skimmia Japonica Fragrant Cloud C10


Skimmia japonica ‘Fragrant Cloud’

Plant Fact File:

  • Pot Size: 10 litres
  • Current Size: 40 cm x 40 cm (Height x Spread)
  • Mature Height: Up to 1 meter
  • Mature Spread: Up to 1 meter
  • Season of Interest: Year-round
  • Foliage Type: Evergreen
  • Fragrant: Yes (fragrant flowers)
  • Growth Rate: Slow to moderate
  • Hardiness: Generally hardy
  • Aspect: Partial shade to full shade
  • Soil pH: Slightly acidic to neutral
  • Soil Type: Well-draining soil


Skimmia japonica ‘Fragrant Cloud’ is a compact and evergreen shrub known for its fragrant blooms and attractive foliage. With a 10-litre pot size and a current size of 40 cm x 40 cm, this Skimmia is an excellent choice for adding fragrance and interest to shaded areas of your garden or outdoor space.

At its current size of 40 cm in both height and spread, ‘Fragrant Cloud’ forms a well-rounded and compact shrub. When fully mature, it typically reaches a height of up to 1 meter with a spread of up to 1 meter, creating a dense and visually appealing presence.

The standout feature of ‘Fragrant Cloud’ is its fragrant white blossoms, which appear in spring, creating a delightful sensory experience in the garden. These fragrant flowers are complemented by the glossy evergreen foliage, which adds year-round visual interest.

Skimmia japonica ‘Fragrant Cloud’ is generally hardy and thrives in partial shade to full shade, making it an excellent choice for shaded or woodland gardens. It prefers well-draining soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH