AWARD

HEATHERS Erica arborea 'Estrella Gold'

Commonly known as Tree heath

Hardy slow growing variety with yellow young foliage
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • White
  • Height
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread
    75cm (30in)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Produces small, white flowers in spring.
  • 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

HEATHERS Erica arborea 'Estrella Gold'

 
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Fungal attack from Phytophthora root rot, Pythium, and Rhizoctonia in warm, wet conditions.
    Place of origin
    Portugal.
    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
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
    Fertile well drained soil
    Open site
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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1.2m (4ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  75cm (30in)
 

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