Daphne odora 'Aureomarginata'
Description: Evergreen shrub with glossy leaves and creamy yellow edges. Highly fragrant, rosy purplish flowers in late winter to early spring. A real joy in the garden in the late winter months!
Uses: This delightful shrub is ideal for planting in containers close to a doorway, where you will appreciate the amazing heady fragrance as you go by. Also useful for banks and slopes, beds and borders.
Climate/Position: Full sun or partial shade in a sheltered position.
Height/Spread: Height and spread to 1.2 meters.
Soil Requirements: Fertile, moist but well-drained. Well-drained.
Pruning: Prune lightly after flowering, if required.
Special Requirements: Mulch to keep roots cool. Daphnes resent transplanting.
Additional Interest: CAUTION toxic if eaten/skin irritant.