Sarcococca hookeriana (Christmas Box)
Upright, evergreen, suckering shrub with narrowly oblong, dark green leaves. Clusters of small, fragrant, white flowers in leaf axils. December to February. Ht.1.5m.(5ft.). Black fruits after flowers. Grow in sun or shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Good for specimen plant and in borders.
Sarcococca ruscifolia (Christmas Box)
Upright, then arching, evergreen shrub with oval, glossy, dark green leaves. Clusters of small, fragrant, creamy-white flowers in leaf axils. December to February. Ht.1m.(3ft.). Red berries after flowers. Grow in sun or shade and fertile, moist well-drained soil. Good for specimen plant or borders.