Sweet box (Sarcococca) - Sweet blooms in early spring | Plant Delights Nursery Blog
See a photo of one of the great winter-flowering evergreen perennials is in full flower now. Sarcococca hookeriana var. humilis, aka sweet box is a fascinating boxwood relative that forms a dense groundcover in shade. What make sweet box special are the intensely fragrant flowers toward the end of winter. All sarcococca are similar in form and flowering, varying mainly in height and fruit color.