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DAPHNE x transatlantica 'Eternal Fragrance'

Rosy-red flowers in bud opening white in large clusters. Extremely fragrant
Further Reading....
  • Semi-evergreen
    Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
    Leathery leaves to 5cm (2in) long
  • Red
    Rosy red in bud
  • White
  • Height
    70cm (28in)
  • Spread
    70cm (28in)
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Slow-growing, compact shrub.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

DAPHNE x transatlantica 'Eternal Fragrance'

 
Available again from APRIL 2024 - When fresh stock arrives
Small £27.50 each 
Delivery Information Available again from APRIL 2024
Available late spring to early summer 2024 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
Large £40.00 each 
Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2024
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Flowers on new growth so can bloom through to autumn. A good container subject (JI No.3 compost). Can be pruned with care. Makes an informal low hedge. All daphnes resent transplanting.
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, leaf spot, grey mould(Botrytis), viruses.
    Place of origin
    Garden origin. UK. Robin White, Hampshire.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Border
    Suitable for a mixed or herbaceous border
    Cottage garden
    Patio / pot plants
    Suitable for small gardens
    Town garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
    Tolerates all
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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70cm (28in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  70cm (28in)
 

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