General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 3 to 4 feet
Plant Spread: 3 to 4 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Broadleaf
Fruit: Showy
Other: Small, spherical red berries
Fruiting Time: Summer
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Other: Flowers may have a slight pink tinge
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Tolerates dry shade
Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of the plant are poisonous if ingested. Sap may cause contact dermatitis in some individuals.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Flies
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Image
Common names
  • Winter Daphne
  • Fragrant Daphne

Photo Gallery

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page