|Known for its lovely evergreen foliage and fragrant flowers. 'Fragrans' is a male clone with an upright, compact growth habit, to 3' tall and wide. Leaves are oval to inversely lance shaped, dark green, to 4 inches long. White flowers to 1/4 inch across are held in dense panicles to 3 inches long. Skimmias tolerate atmospheric pollution and shade, prefering cool, moist soil.