Native Region: Northwest China, Tibet, Gansu
Zone Range: 06-09
Preferred Climate: Temperate
Harvest Date: Wednesday 29 June, 2016
Seed count: 10-12
Upright, dense evergreen shrub with dark green leaves that produces terminal clusters of fragrant purple/pink-flushed white flowers in late spring. Spherical red fruit follows. Height and spread is 3 feet.
A late bloomer as Daphnes go, this elegant evergreen shrub produces it's fragrant flowers in late spring, early summer.
Sow seed in containers in a coldframe as soon as your seed order arrives. Grow on in a neutral to slightly acid, humus rich soil. Consistent moisture is important, but so is good drainage. For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant.