Sarcococca hookeriana 'Purple Stem' is a captivating and versatile evergreen shrub that effortlessly combines beauty and resilience in the garden. This exceptional plant is renowned for its striking, deep purple stems that add a unique and sophisticated touch to any landscape. The glossy, dark green foliage serves as an elegant backdrop, creating a lush and vibrant appearance year-round.

Beyond its aesthetic appeal, the Sarcococca hookeriana 'Purple Stem' boasts fragrant, winter-blooming flowers that release a delightful, sweet scent, making it a standout choice for sensory garden experiences. Despite its compact size, this shrub packs a punch in terms of adaptability, thriving in various soil conditions and tolerating shade with ease.

Ideal for border plantings, foundation plantings, or as an accent in mixed shrub borders, the Sarcococca hookeriana 'Purple Stem' effortlessly elevates the visual appeal of any garden space. Its low maintenance nature and ability to withstand harsh weather conditions make it a reliable and enduring addition to your outdoor haven. Unleash the magic of this unique plant, and let the enchantment of its purple stems and aromatic blooms transform your garden into a haven of beauty and tranquility.

Sarcococca hookeriana 'Purple Stem' 2L

Estimated delivery between 16 -19 Jul

Free Standard Delivery over £150
Eco Friendly Packaging Materials.
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Product Information

✓ Shade tolerant

✓ Fragrant blooms

✓ Winter flowering

✓ Evergreen

✓ Small, compact shrub

✓ Supplied in a 1L or 3L Growers pot 

Delivery Options

Delivery information for UK Mainland Deliveries: 

Our price for Standard Delivery is £5.99. This price is the same regardless of how many items you purchase! If you spend £150.00 or above, Standard Delivery is free. Standard Delivery takes 2-6 Working Days. 


Next Working Delivery is £9.99. Please place your order by 2pm Monday – Thursday. Please note deliveries are carried out by a third party courier; therefore, we cannot guarantee our Next Day Delivery Service. During very busy periods, Next Working Day delivery may be temporarily unavailable. 

Postcode and delivery exclusions apply.


After flowering, remove any damaged branches. Very low maintenance plant.  Tolerant of a shady spot in the garden.

Images are used for illustrative purposes only. Due to the maturity of the plant and the time of the year, plants may not arrive looking like our images.   

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1m x 2m
Partial/Full Shade
Well drained, fertile
Fully hardy

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If you select Standard Delivery you will receive your order in 2-5 Working Days from the day your order was placed.

95% of the plants we have in stock on our website can be planted 365 days a year providing the ground is not frozen or waterlogged at time of planting.

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