Daphne × burkwoodii 'Briggs Moonlight'
Briggs Moonlight Burkwood Daphne
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Semi-evergreen shrub, leaves are variegated, cream center and green-edged margins, (the reverse of D. × burkwoodii ‘Carol Mackie’). Flowers 13 mm across, light pink.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 5 Part shade.
- Daphne × burkwoodii is from a cross between D. cneorum and D. caucasica and ‘Briggs Moonlight’ is a sport of D. × burkwoodii ‘Somerset’. This cultivar was discovered at Briggs Nursery in Washington state.