Swedish Yellow Crossed Leaf Heath

Erica tetralix 'Swedish Yellow'

SKU
2028
Greenish yellow foliage becomes rich yellow in winter and provides good contrast to the pale rose-pink flowers. Thrives in exposed, harsh settings. A fine selection for a dense groundcover, border or rock garden. Compact, spreading shrub 4 to 6 in. tall, 10 to 12 in. wide. Full sun. Evergreen.
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Average Size at MaturityCompact, spreading shrub 4 to 6 in. tall, 10 to 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseMass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureYear-round Interest
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsWater regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.
Key FeatureRock Garden Plant

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Prefers rocky, unimproved soils. Do not over fertilize.

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