Daphne Royal Crown 1L


Daphne ‘Royal Crown’

Plant Fact File:

  • Pot Size: 1 liter
  • Season of Interest: Spring, summer
  • Plant Type: Evergreen shrub
  • Flower Color: Pink
  • Fragrant: Yes, highly fragrant
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Height: Typically reaches around 90-120 cm (may vary)
  • Spread: Typically reaches around 90-120 cm (may vary)
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Aspect: Partial shade to full sun
  • Soil pH: Slightly acidic to neutral
  • Soil Type: Well-draining, fertile soil


Daphne ‘Royal Crown’ is an exquisite evergreen shrub known for its highly fragrant flowers. This variety typically produces clusters of pink blooms, adding a touch of elegance and fragrance to the garden during the spring and summer months.

Key Features:

  1. Flowers: The small, pink flowers of ‘Royal Crown’ are highly fragrant, filling the air with a sweet and pleasant scent. The flowering period primarily occurs in spring and summer, creating a delightful display.
  2. Foliage: The evergreen foliage is glossy and green, providing year-round interest in the garden. The leaves contribute to the plant’s attractiveness even when it is not in bloom.
  3. Growth: ‘Royal Crown’ exhibits a moderate growth rate, forming a well-branched and compact shrub. It typically reaches a height and spread of around 90-120 cm.
  4. Aspect and Soil: Daphnes generally prefer partial shade to full sun and well-draining, fertile soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH.
  5. Pot Size: In a 1-liter pot, ‘Royal Crown’ is presented as a well-established plant ready for planting in the garden or for continued growth in a larger container.

This Daphne variety is a splendid addition to gardens, borders, or container plantings, offering both fragrance and visual appeal. With proper care and the right growing conditions, ‘Royal Crown’ can become a fragrant and elegant focal point in your landscape.