Daphne x burkwoodii 'Astrid'
Description: A valuable medum sized Daphne with striking variegated foliage - each leaf has a cream edge. Pink highly scented flowers produced from May to July in terminal clusters add to the foliage interest. Suitable for a small garden.
Climate/Position: Sunny position or partial shade
Height/Spread: 1 metre x 1 metre
Soil Requirements: Prefers alkaline (chalky) fertile well drained soil.
Pruning: Avoid pruning.
A variegated form of the burkwoodii hybrid which is a semi evergreen hybrid between D. cneorum and D. caucasica.