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HEATHERS Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk'

Additional Plant Details

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    Pests & Diseases - fungal attack from Phytophthora root rot, Pythium, and Rhizoctonia in warm, wet conditions

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    Place of Origin - garden origin. (Co. Mayo, Ireland)

  • Scented Plant: Scented flowers

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 14 days before you RECEIVE your plants.

We regret to inform you that we cannot currently accept orders for export outside of the UK until the autumn

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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Hardiness Rating

Hardy - cold Winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/nothern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 60m (24in)
Spread - in metres - 45m (18in)

Plant Type

Dwarf Shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun

Soil Conditions

No Preference - any well-drained soil.

Flowers In

Jan
Feb
Mar
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Jun
Jul
Aug
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Dec

Buy HEATHERS Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk'

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Pot size: 0.9 Litre
Delivery: Available again from SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER 2015
£3.50 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING  Any 10+ £3.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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