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Daphne odora 'Aureomarginata Alba'

White Winter Daphne

Daphne

Comments

A cherished garden plant with glossy dark green leaves with white margins, and intoxicatingly fragrant white flowers in spring on a mounded shrub; a relatively fussy plant, needing light shade and well-drained soil; never move once established

Description

A cherished garden plant with glossy dark green leaves with white margins, and intoxicatingly fragrant white flowers in spring on a mounded shrub; a relatively fussy plant, needing light shade and well-drained soil; never move once established

Landscape Attributes

White Winter Daphne is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a mounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should never be pruned except to remove any dieback, as it tends not to take pruning well. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

White Winter Daphne is recommended for the following landscape applications;

General Garden Use;Groundcover;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

White Winter Daphne will grow to be about 5 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 5 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

dry to average

Cold Hardy to Zone:

6b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

5 feet

5 feet

clay

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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