Scientific Name: Daphne cneorum Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:rose daphne, garland flower, rock daphneTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:ThymelaeaceaeHabit: Spreading, Horizontal
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Glabrous, Obovate, Entire
Flowers: Flowers clustered, White, Pink, Mar- Apr- May
Fruit: Drupe, Brown, Jul- Jun
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Full sun only if soil kept moist
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Fragrance, Group or mass planting, Mixed shrub border, Perennial border, Rock garden
Key ID Features:Prostrate spreading evergreen shrub to 20 cm; leaves alternate, simple, evergreen, up to 1.5 (-2.5) cm x 0.4 (-0.6), oblanceolate, margin entire, dark green; flowers pink, in dense clusters, highly fragrant, springtime.