Erica Carnea Plant. Carnea is a dwarf, spreading, evergreen shrub with tiny, narrow, dark green leaves. Ideally heel cuttings about 4 to 5cm long are best but if in short supply a tip cutting can be prepared but cut off the top 5cm of growth with a sharp knife.
Flowers are both attractive to bees and ignored by deer. Ground cover shrub woody plant leaf characteristics: Cover it in winter with mulch to.
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For bulk purchases please contact us directly by email or telephone or take a look at our heather collections. Ground cover shrub woody plant leaf characteristics: Erica carnea can grow in a wide range of conditions:
Most varieties are fully hardy with a few exceptions, such as erica gracilis and erica x hyemalis (cape heaths).
This is a legitimate replacement name for ‘ kramer’s rubin ‘ requested by the introducer. The shrub likes to grow in similar locations to pines and other conifers or on the edge of woodlands and, although it prefers. * = golden foliage | + = grey foliage | ~ = coloured tips.
Erica carnea is a low growing evergreen plant with a spreading habit.
It’s one variant cultivar of the erica carnea, and it has flowers that bloom around october to april. Based in south australia, specialising in mainstream, rare and unusual perennial plants along with roses and ornamental trees. New search back to search results.
Terminalis, will tolerate alkaline conditions.
Plants are sold in multiples of 3 in either plugs, 9cm pots or 1 litre pots. Ideally heel cuttings about 4 to 5cm long are best but if in short supply a tip cutting can be prepared but cut off the top 5cm of growth with a sharp knife. Evergreen small shrub for part to full sunny places.
Depending on the variety, winter heath reaches heights of.
Our heathers are sold in plugs or 9cm pots, each containing three individual plants. Most heathers prefer acid soils but several varieties, including e. Selected from seedlings of ‘ myretoun ruby ‘ by kurt kramer (edewecht, germany).