Since I live in an area that has clay, drainage can be a problem. The RHS only got round to trialing this species in 2012 and have already given Daphne translatlantica (Eternal Fragrance) Blafra an Award of Garden Merit. Hi Jennifer - I planted one of the Eternal Fragrance Daphne as well this year. Here Mez Woodward showcases daphne - star of the winter season. How to Fertilize Daphne. Sku #4923. Learn how to grow daphne in your garden with the RHS expert guide on choosing, planting, feeding, pruning and propagating plants. Daphne 'Spring Pink Eternal Fragranceâ¦ Other varieties of transatlantica are equally as good. A tidy landscape shrub for group plantings and small urban gardens. Daphne Leaves Are Turning Yellow And Dropping Off Question From: E. Mc Kenna - Bettembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg Q: Hi Nancy, my Daphne leaves are turning yellow and dropping off, it is in a large stone pot facing East for five years now and no problems, just coming into bud now as always Should I give it some Iron. So I mound the soil up a bit to make sure the Daphne plants have a â¦ Was the first time our nursery ever carried it so felt like a guinea pig:-) But I'm a sucker for any new variety of plant, so had to have one. Daphne âEternal Fragranceâ Well-drained soil that isnât too wet or too dry is a must! Star of the season: Daphne The fragrance and dainty beauty of daphne is enough to make you fling open the doors on a chilly morning so you can breathe it in. There is a variety 'Eternal Fragrance' that is know to be hardier. I searched on here and saw it said use Epsom salts or a feeder for them. If the soil is too wet, root rot will set in and your plant will not survive. On average, a species of daphne will grow 3 to 4 feet (1-1.2 m.) tall with a 4-foot (1.2-m.) spread. A profusion of blush pink flower clusters adorns this compact form over many months providing long-lasting beauty and fragrance in the garden. Daphnes (Daphne spp.) Eternal Fragrance Daphne Daphne x transatlantica 'BLAFRA' Plant Patent #18,361. All the leaves have started to turn yellow and are falling off. are evergreen or deciduous shrubs prized for the attractive, fragrant blooms they produce in winter or spring and sometimes for their foliage. ... You are not alone with issues with Daphne odora growing problems. Are they dying!dead!too far gone to save! Hi, I have 7 daphne trees. They have a very slow growth rate and are evergreen in all but the coolest climates. Plant Care for Daphne. February 2019 in Problem solving I have two daphne eternal fragrance in pots in all purpose compost by my south facing front door they are looking rather sad with only a dozen leaves on the top , â¦ I did that about 2/3 wks ago and it hasn't helped. Known for their fussiness, the can be difficult to keep alive let along bloom again. Daphne plants are winter to late spring bloomers suited for USDA zones 7 to 9. I have a daphne in a pot, and watered and fed it all last summer.