Hebe Frozen Flame
Part of the Hebe Magicolors range.
The striking purple foliage colour intensifies in cold weather, with charming blue summer flowers, attracting bees and butterflies.
Month Available: April
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees and Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Shrub
Main Attribute: All year round.
Height / Spread: 80cm x 100cm (2ft 6in x 3ft)
Hebes are generally hardy, if you are concerned in bad winters you could mulch around the base of the stems to protect them.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Tortrix Moth, Downy Mildew, Leaf Spot.
Plant Care: Trim to desired shape after flowering, removing any dead flower heads.
Care and Time: Low - summer
Benefits: Eye catching and attractive all year colour, a summer highlight provided by a great show of flower.
History: Part of the Magicolors series including Heartbreaker and Magic Summer.