Hebe Red Edge
The attractive red markings to the foliage make this a delightful year round plant, with clouds of lilac blue flowers in summer attracting bees to your garden.
Month Available: March
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Shrub
Hardy: Protect from severe frosts
Main Attribute: All year round.
Height / Spread: 45cm x 60cm (18in x 24in)
Plant this away from strong winds to allow plant to become better established.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Tortrix Moth, Downy Mildew, Leaf Spot.
Plant Care: Prune to maintain shape in early spring.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Benefits: Small and compact shrub for a rockery, pot or front of a border. Eye catching colour especially in winter.
History: A well known variety of Hebe, used in various landscaping and garden situations.
EU Rights: N/A