Hebe Autumn Glory
The intensely coloured violet blue flowers bloom continually from mid summer, attracting bees and butterflies, whilst the deep red edges add an attractive hue to the deep green foliage.
Month Available: March
Evergreen / Deciduous: Semi evergreen
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees and Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Shrub
Hardy: Protect from long periods of frost
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 80cm x 70cm (32in x 28in)
Plant in sheltered position to allow this plant to establish fully.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Tortrix Moth, Downy Mildew, Leaf Spot.
Plant Care: Simply trim annually to maintain shape.
Care and Time: Low - summer
Benefits: Evergreen, attractive to wildlife, mass of flowers, good growth habit.
History: This Hebe was found as a seedling prior to 1912, and was raised in Northern Ireland.
EU Rights: N/A