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Mahonia

Mahonia x media

Can perfume the air a few metres away from the bush

Mahonia is grown for its attractive foliage and fragrant, showy, bright yellow November to March flowers. These are followed by edible blue-black fruits.

It prefers partial shade and well-drained soil.