The Daphne bholua has a shrub- like development. These plants have a sapling deportment, with a short stem with a small roundish crown. The Daphne bholua Is medium in size; in winter it assumes a pinkwhite colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round.
Temperatures Daphne bholua
Plant which needs at least a few hours a day of sunlight. The Daphne bholua can bear minimum temperatures a few degrees below zero; in general during the Spring it would be grown outdoors without any problems, but if the harsh temperatures should go down it is advised to cover it with non-woven fabric.These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce.
Irrigation Daphne bholua
Watering takes place only when the soil has been dry for days, usually every 1-2 weeks can be enough; if the climate is particularly hot we can slightly intensify the irrigations, using 2-3 glasses of water . Perennial plants are subject to some months of vegetational rest. During these months it isn't necessary to water them.
Adversity Daphne bholua
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Substrate Daphne bholua
We suggest a substratum characterized by an excellent drainage.
Cultivate Daphne bholua
The Daphne bholua also has a pleasing fragrance. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.