Shrubby Daphne

Daphne arbuscula

profile iconSeidelbast, Daphne arbuscula
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a garden filled with purple Daphne arbuscula flowers
profile iconSeidelbast, Daphne arbuscula
by Burkhard Mücke (CC BY-SA 4.0)
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Daphne arbuscula is an evergreen shrub species that produces narrow, oblong, shiny leaves and deep pink, highly scented flowers. The 4-petalled flowers are arranged in clusters at shoot tips, these are produced from late spring into early summer.
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Planning

Flowering time

Summer, Spring

Fruiting time

Autumn

Special features

Attractive flowers

Special features

Origin

Czech Republic Hungary and Slovakia.

Environment

Light

Full Sun

Soil moisture

Dry

Soil type

Loam, Sand

Soil PH preference

Neutral, Alkaline, Acid

Frost hardiness

Hardy

Personality

Family

Thymelaeaceae

Flower colour

Pink

Scent

Strong
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