from China, provinces Kansu and Shensi / growing on forested slopes / up to 1 m tall
and also wide/ deciduous / scented / absolutely hardy, best planted on a sunny place
/ named after Père Giraldi (1894)
Daphne giraldii is an excellent shrub with a very elegant and tender fragrance of
vanilla and lemon.
This species thrived well for years in a dry loamy soil without further drainage,
on a sunny place.