Daphne odora 'Aureomarginata'

Variegated Winter Daphne

Evergreen Shrub

Daphne odora 'Aureomarginata' is a winter-blooming, very fragrant, evergreen shrub; perfect choice for near your front entry where you can enjoy its lovely scent as you come and go.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9

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

Water Needs: Average


Size: 36 - 48 tall x 36 - 72 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Fragrant, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Green, Variegated

Flower Color: White
Bloom Season: Feb, Mar, Winter, Spring

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden, Seaside / Salt Tolerant, Slug / Snail Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Slug / Snail Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Late Winter / Early Spring, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing, Well Behaved / Companionable
Collections: Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos