A companion to our article on fragrant Daphne shrub varieties in the 2016 Nov/Dec issue of "The American Gardener" magazine http://ahsgardening.org/gardening-resources/gardening-publications/the-american-gardener/november-december-2016-issue
A profusion of blush pink blossoms in clusters adorn the compact shrub over many months providing long-lasting beauty and fragrance in the garden. A tidy landscape shrub for group plantings or containers. Deciduous below 0 degrees Fahrenheit.
Daphne x transatlantica 'Summer Ice' is arguably the longest-blooming of the daphnes. It grows into a large mound of a shrub, with white-trimmed leaves and pale flowers that persist most of the year. Planted 2015 near potting shed.