I always wished I could grow skimmia here (I am Zone 5), and it is a favorite of my garden mentor. I admire its red fruits in the offseason in particular. Good one.
Welcome! I’m Margaret Roach, a leading garden writer for 25 years—at ‘Martha Stewart Living,’ ‘Newsday,’ and in three books. I host a public-radio podcast; I also lecture, plus hold tours at my 2.3-acre Hudson Valley (NY) Zone 5B garden, and always say no to chemicals and yes to great plants.