Plant Base Online (beta)

botanical name:
Daphne laureola
Daphne laureola © Deeproot Plant Base
thumbnail    thumbnail   
common name:  Spurge laurel
family:  Thymelaeaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.00m
width: 1.50m
growth rate:
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: light green
fruit colour: black
main season: Winter
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
description:
Bushy evergreen with glossy, leathery, dark green leaves. Clusters of slightly fragrant, pale green or yellow-green flowers in late winter and early spring, later followed by fleshy black fruits.

cultivation:
Well drained, moderately fertile soil, preferably neutral or slightly acid or alkaline. Full sun or part shade but will tolerate deep shade.

other notes:
Native of the Mediterranean area and the Azores.

install Plant Base on your PC or Mac :

  • self contained application
  • update and add records
  • powerful features
  • larger pictures

read more ...

Ads by Google :