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Japan Daphne

Daphne odora

Also known as

Winter Daphne

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H6-H3

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

1m

Min

1m

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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A close up of a Daphne odora flower and leaves
A close up of a Daphne odora flower and leaves
A close up of a Daphne odora flower and leaves
A photo of Japan Daphne

Japan Daphne Overview

Daphne odora is an evergreen shrub with a compact and rounded growth habit. It has leathery, dark green leaves which are glossy and oval to lance-shaped. In winter-spring, clusters of strongly fragrant, pale pink-white flowers are produced, followed by spherical, red fruits.

Common problems with Japan Daphne

Generally pest & disease free.

    How to harvest Japan Daphne

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Japan Daphne

    Cuttings

    Take semi hardwood cuttings in late summer to early autumn.

    Grafting

    Layering

    Seed

    Special features of Japan Daphne

    Attractive flowers

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