Daphne x transatlantica 'Summer Ice'

variegated hybrid daphne

Semi-evergreen Shrub

Finely textured, variegated, semi-evergreen foliage of the summer blooming Daphne x transatlantica 'Summer Ice' forms a handsome and compact rounded shrub. In summer, it's covered with fragrant white blooms.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade


Size: 36 - 48 tall x 36 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attracts Bees, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Flowers, Fragrant, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Variegated

Flower Color: Ivory / Cream, White
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Spring, Summer, Fall

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Slug / Snail Resistant
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Slug / Snail Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Pleasing Seasonal Changes, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plant Combos