Latin Name : Daphne

A Genus of beautiful but small flowering shrubs that are, with a few exceptions mostly suited for the rockery. So they are generally small scented shrubs needing good well drained soil.

This Winter flowering variety is the well known and sweetly scented deciduous ‘Mezereon’ – Daphne mezereum – which flowers in late winter, February to March on last year’s growth. They then produce scarlet POISONOUS FRUITS.