Erica (Winter flowering - Heather family)
Erica (Winter flowering)
From the Heather family, these Ericas will provide long-lasting colour in your garden, from spring through to late winter.
These flower in white through to all shades of pink and red to mauve. With careful selection heathers can be used to provide long-lasting colour in the garden, from spring to late winter.
General height and spread 12 to 24 inches (30 to 60 cm), depending on variety, soil and growing conditions.
Uses in the garden include, sunny border plants (if soil is suitable), evergreen ground cover, heather garden or a large rock garden.
Prefers a sunny position in well-drained acidic soil.