Garland flower 'Eximia' (Daphne cneorum 'Eximia')
Daphne cneorum 'Eximia'
Variety or Cultivar:
'Eximia' ~ 'Eximia' is a small, spreading, evergreen shrub with dark-green leaves. It bears clusters of fragrant, bright-pink flowers opening from red buds in spring. It sometimes bears brownish-yellow berries in summer.
Plant in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in shelter. Does not respond well to transplanting.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Full Sun, Partial Shade
South, East, West
Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)
May be subject to a virus.
Grafting, Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings
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Daphne cneorum 'Eximia' is:
Bright-pink in Spring
Green in All seasons
Yellow-brown in Summer
Flowers are fragrant.
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