Carol Mackie daphne

Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie'

Carol Mackie daphne, Daphne x burkwoodii, Plant Select
Carol Mackie daphne, Daphne x burkwoodii, Plant Select
This trim, aristocratic shrub has whorls of nearly evergreen, cream-edged foliage. It produces a heavy display of very fragrant, pale pink flowers in spring, and often again in the fall. It is adaptable and quick growing. Shrub.

Tips from the pros: Little maintenance required. Tolerant of alkaline soils. Does not respond well to heavy fertilization. Grows best in partial sun with some protection from hot western sun and high winds.
Plant Type Shrub
Height 3-4 feet
Width 3-4 feet
Flowering Season Early to mid-spring
Flower Color Pink
Sun Sun, Part Sun
Water Needs Moderate to dry
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4a-9
Soil Type Loam
Deer Resistant No
Good for Pollination No
Winter Interest Yes
North American Native No
Year Introduced 1997
Annual Commercial Maintenance Leave alone or shear to shape after flowering in spring.
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Follow annual maintenance. This can be a long lived perennial if growing conditions are correct.
Elevation Guide Up to 8125 ft