Burkwood Daphne

Daphne x burkwoodii

SKU
41675
Clusters of highly fragrant pink flowers cloak the branch tips in late spring on this compact, rounded shrub with dense, blue-green foliage. An ideal patio container or garden accent, or use for massing in sheltered foundations or borders. Semi-evergreen.
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Botanical PronunciationDAF-nay berk-WOOD-ee-eye
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, 4 to 5 ft. wide in 10 years.
Bloom TimeSpring, often repeating in fall.
Deciduous/ EvergreenSemi-evergreen
Flower AttributeFragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsJapanese Maple (Acer); Camellia (Camellia); Astilbe (Astilbe); Azalea (Azalea); Mountain Laurel (Kalmia)

Provide enriched, neutral to slightly acidic, moist, well-drained soil. Mulch to keep roots cool. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, prune after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

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