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The 19-year-old has impressed in his debut season since promotion from the Blues academy, making seven appearances in all competitions and displaying his versatility at full-back as well as fly-half.
Wales’ RBS 6 Nations title defence kicks off against Ireland on February 2 but their preparations have been hampered by an injury-plagued autumn international period which saw them lose all four matches.
And, though Patchell is uncapped at senior level for Wales, Davies is adamant the fly-half’s recent performances have demonstrated a confidence well ahead of his years.
“I suppose he will be in the frame now, his rugby is doing all the talking for him” he said.
“For a guy who is 19, he is outstanding. We have just got to nurture and look after him a bit.
“It was a good all-round performance but Rhys stands out for his maturity, goal-kicking and kicking out of hand.
“He’s got a great temperament, skill-set and a good work ethic. Rhys has go all the ingredients to become a very good player.
"His rugby's doing the talking for him and it's a case of we've just got to look after our players."