Carol Mackie daphne
Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie'
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.
|Flowering Season||Early to mid-spring|
|Sun||Sun, Partial Sun|
|Water Needs||Moderate to dry|
|USDA Hardiness Zone||Zones 4a-9|
|Good for Pollination||No|
|North American Native||No|
|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|