Plants, Pictures, and Information
- all about the Genus Daphne
Daphne velenovskyi Halda (1981)
native to the Pirin Mts., Bulgaria / only 0,1m high but up to 0,3 m in diameter /
sunny slopes between grasses and perennials / on limestone / evergreen / scented
/ slow growth
similar to Daphne cneorum but it seems that the branches are thicker
Daphne x sillingeri is a natural hybrid between Daphne oleoides and Daphne velenovskyi.
Daphne x ‘Kelsey Ann’ (Daphne velenovskyi x Daphne petraea ‘Grandiflora’)
Daphne x ‘Weber’s Finding’ is a Daphne velenovskyi hybrid with an unknown partner.
Below: big prostrate shrub of Daphne velenovskyi
Right below: Daphne velenovskyi flowering, thick axis is visible