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Daphne mezereum-Mezereon-Shrubs

  • Catalogue Code 5140-5037
  • Pack Contents: 1x 2L Potted Plant

Scented flowers to lift the dullest days.

Scented cerise flowers smother Daphne mezereum's bare stems in late winter followed by fresh green foliage and scarlet summer berries. Add Instant Impact with these Autumn and Winter Interest shrubs (Daphne mezereum is often commonly known as  mezereon).

Our shrubs are supplied as well established potted plants.

Plant into well cultivated, weed free soil. Dig a hole large enough to take the plant's roots. Gently knock the shrub out of its pot (keeping the soil around the roots intact) and  plant so the stem is at the same level in the ground as it was in the pot. Fill around with soil and firm in gently. Water  to settle the soil around the plant. 

Potted shrubs can be planted at any time as long as soil is workable.

no special pruning is required. 

Flowers: February-April

Period of interest: All year-winter flowers-Summer berries

Height: 120cm/4ft.

Height 120cm /4ft


  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees
  • Will flower well in full sun

Growing Calendar for Daphne mezereum-Mezereon-Shrubs

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Plant Outdoors

Planted in a pot awaiting the final planting position


Plant in excellent condition


The plants arrived on schedule and in good condition and in two litre pots but was disappointed that these had been dug up and planted in the pots and had not had time to acclimatise to the pots so when I took them from the pot the compost around them just fell. I think these should have been advertised as such as I feel I paid a good price and would have been more disappointed if I had purchased them without a 20% discount.

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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.

We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.

The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days