Danae racemosa

(Poet's Laurel)


$29.99


Hardiness Zones:

 7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

In the asparagus family, Poet’s Laurel is a dwarf evergreen shrub that sends up new basal shoots every spring forming a broader clump. These shoots resemble asparagus when emerging. It appreciates afternoon shade. Planted in the sun the foliage will brown and discolor. The beauty of Poet’s Laurel is in its glossy green arching foliage ad large berries in the fall and winter months.

Description

To rejuvenate the plant’s image simply trim entire shoots to the ground after tough winters.

Additional information

Common Name

Poet's Laurel

Botanical Name

Danae racemosa

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Hardiness Zone

7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Slow

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Part-sun, Shade

Height

2 to 3'

Width

2 to 3'

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

Yes

Berry Color

Orange-red drupe

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