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FamilyTHYMELAEACEAE
Genus species var.Daphne  laureola L. 
SynonymsDaphne arvernensis Gand.
 Daphne cantabrica Willk.
 Daphne kabylica Chabert
Territory Northern AfricaMacaronesia
grassland and thickets
Altitude0-2000m
Description leaves ovate to oblanceolate, 3-8cm, dark shiny green, coriaceous, crowded on apex of branchlets, flowers 5-8mm long, axillary, in fascicles, drupe black
Size40-60cm
Colorgreenish yellow
Bloomearly spring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
cuttings in late summer; layering in spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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