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Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie'/Carol Mackie Daphne

Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie' / Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie'
A dense, low growing, mounded specimen
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A dense, low growing, mounded specimen

Has beautiful vareigated foliage

Close-up showing the creamy leaf margins

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Scientific Name: Daphne x burkwoodii 'Carol Mackie'
Common Name: Carol Mackie Daphne
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Pink
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: High
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants with Fragrance
Comments: A temperamental shrub that is a dense, slow-growing, rounded and mounding kind with beautiful foliage variegation. Do not allow roots to become very dry and mulch in summer to keep them cool. This is semi-evergreen shrub in most areas, however, it may be evergreen in its southern most range. The green leaves have a margin of creamy white. May be used as a specimen, in foundation abd rock garden plantings.