Daphne Carol Mackie

Daphne 'Carol Mackie'

Pretty pink blossoms will delight in spring!


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Daphne are delightful little shrubs and 'Carol Mackie' is no exception! Small, delicate pale pink blossoms cover this small shrub in spring all contrasted against semi-evergreen foliage. The small leaves have a yellow margin that matures to creamy white as the season goes on. This is an ideal shrub for many spots in the landscape! Suited to foundation beds where the delightful fragrance can be enjoyed enjoyed at entryways and open windows. Add it to the back of the perennial border for bright pop of color and fragrance. Because of it's compact habit it's also exceptional in small urban gardens where just a few plants are allowed. Daphne is a staple plant in the traditional Southern and Victorian garden.

Daphne does best if grown in moist, rich, well-drained soils with a neutral pH in part shade. Also best when planted in locations protected from winter winds and full sun. It benefits greatly from a summer mulch or ground cover which will often help keep roots cool. Do not allow soils to dry out. Daphne is often slow to establish and is best left undisturbed once planted but once it establishes it will bring endless delight to your landscape. Add 'Carol Mackie' to your garden today to fill any spot with bright color, foliage, and an irresistible scent.