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HEATHERS Erica arborea 'Albert's Gold'

Commonly known as Tree heath

Tree heath with scented white flowers in early spring and the brightest golden foliage
Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 80cm (32in)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - fungal attack from Phytophthora root rot, Pythium, and Rhizoctonia in warm, wet conditions.
  • Place of origin - garden origin (Birmingham, UK)
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Gold
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - lightly honey-scented.
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving
  • Fertile well drained soil - open site
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  80cm (32in)
 

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