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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
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Other common names
gold-edged winter daphne
Daphne japonica 'Striata' Daphne odora 'Marginata'
Daphne can be deciduous or evergreen shrubs with small, usually very fragrant tubular, 4-lobed flowers, often followed by colourful berries
'Aureomarginata' is a compact evergreen shrub with leathery dark green leaves narrowly edged with yellow, and clusters of fragrant purplish-pink flowers, white within, in early spring
Toxicity All parts are highly toxic if ingested and sap may irritate skin
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect East-facing or North-facing or West-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained
SoilSand, Clay, Chalk, Loam
pHAlkaline, Neutral, Acid
Time to ultimate height
Grow in any fertile, moisture-retentive but well-drained soil in a sheltered position in sun or partial shade. Not reliably hardy in exposed conditions. Resents transplanting
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings or grafting
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Wall-side Borders
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Pruning group 8
Pests Generally pest free but may be affected by aphids and slugs
Generally disease free
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gold-edged winter daphne
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