Daphne Perfume Princess

This product is currently out of stock and unavailable.

SKU: 8000000000004876 Category:


Characteristics: Bushy, upright, evergreen shrub with glossy, leathery dark green foliage and clusters of pink flowers blooming all along the stems in Spring.

Growth & Spread: Ultimate height and spread of 0.8 – 1.2m.

Period of Interest: Year-round interest. Dark green foliage and clusters of very fragrant deep pink flowers blooming all along the stems in Spring and fading to pale pink as they mature.

Water & Maintenance: Plant in fertile, well-drained soil. Keep in full or partial sun. Keep in sheltered position and protect from frost. Exposed positions in Winter may damage the plant.


A more modern variety with larger flowers and a great scent. The Daphne ‘Perfume Princess’ is touted by some as “The most fragrant Daphne shrub in the world”. Its long, leathery dark green foliage grows densely with clusters of highly fragrant, deep pink flowers blooming all over the stems and throughout the foliage in Spring, fading to pale white as they mature. A lovely compact species which is perfect for container and patio planting.

Plant in fertile, well-drained soil and keep in full or partial sun. Susceptible to exposed cold condition and Winter frost so a sheltered position and frost protection are required. If grown in a pot, this can be moved indoors under glass to be maintained without damage or foliage loss.

Please Note: When purchasing plants please consider that each live item is unique and may, therefore, differ from the images shown, which are for illustration purposes only. This plant will be supplied in a grower’s pot.