10 years to reach maturity
This plant has a strong fragrance
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.
Generally pest & disease free.
Generally not harvested.
Take semi hardwood cuttings in late summer to early autumn.