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Daphne odora bholua Perfume Princess

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Wantirna
B4
Size: 14cm
Available: 68
$/Unit (EX GST): $12.28 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $13.51 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Daphne odora bholua Perfume Princess Winter Daphne, DAPJUR01,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Shrub Like

Description:
Daphne Perfume Princess™ is a unique and enchanting daphne that should be on everyone’s list of ‘must have’ daphnes. It’s the earliest and longest flowering of all daphnes, with one of the sweetest fragrances, and is prized for its profusion of large blush pink (softly fading to white) sweet perfumed clusters of florets with soft citrus undertones. This is not just any ordinary daphne! Daphne Perfume Princess™ offers a progression of large clusters of blooms up to 60cm across along the stem making it a perfect choice to bring cuttings indoors and enjoy the alluringly sweet perfume. It is an excellent performer with upright and slightly spreading attractive evergreen foliage. Positioned in the garden near a window, doorway or path, the sweet scent will add fragrance to your home and garden. Daphne Perfume Princess™ flowers from mid winter to late spring and is perfect for containers and in the garden.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Any Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Cut Flower, Fragrant Garden, Shady Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Scale

Cultural Notes: Cold tolerant to -15 degrees C. Trim to shape as required after flowering finished, Can tolerate full sun but performs best in partial shade. Performs well in a range of soil types, but prefers slightly acidic soils; avoid very heavy water logged conditions. Information and images courtesy of Anthony Tesselaar.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Thymelaeaceae Asia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink, White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Slow
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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