Daphne 'Perfume Princess'
Description: A lovely new introduction. One of the earliest flowering Daphnes with a sweet strong, citrus scent. Strong knockout fragrance from subtle pink flowers that fade to white. The flowers are larger than normal Daphne odora blooms. It has an evergreen foliage and is slow growing.
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 and as group planting.
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.