Flower Database

Daphne

Basic information
Flower Name
Daphne
Formal Name
Daphne odora
Alias
瑞香, ダフネ・オドラ, 沈丁花
Habitat
China
Morph
A hardy evergreen shrub
Comment
In Japan, representatives of fragrant flowers are Spring Daphne(scientific name:Daphne odora), summer Gardenia (scientific name: Gardenia jasminoides), and Autumn Osmanthus aurantiacus (Kinmokusei, sceientific name: Osmanthus fragrans var. Aurantiacus).
Daphne (scientific name:Daphne odora) is a hardy evergreen shrub of the department Thymelaeaceae Daphne genus native to China . Pink and white fragrant early spring flowers attracted about 20 branches and blooms. Leaves are shiny and has a somewhat thick, elongated oval-shaped. Looks like a 4-petaled flowers that look like petals is a tip of the tubular calyx is divided into four sections. Flower has purple color white and outside is inside. The flower and the outer side there are white-flowered Evergreen azalea cultivars.
Common name: Daphne, scientific name:Daphne odora , also known as: Jinchouge(in Japanese), origin: China, living type: evergreen shrub, plant: places phyllotaxis: alternate, margin entire, dioecious, ovary top, flowers flower and spikes, flowers of 50-150 cm, top / side of, Calyx flowers number: 4, jaw petal shape: cylindrical Tip 4 tear the petal: no, flowering time: February-March Flower color: peach / white the sepals: 8 mm, with flower: 10-set 20 rings, handball-like flower diameter: 5 cm, stamens colors: yellow, berries: berries, fruits: toxic.
Detailed information
Order
Malvales
Family
Thymelaeaceae
Genus
Daphne
Species
D. odora
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Red, White
Season
Feb Mar
Height
50  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1