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HEATHERS Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk'

Commonly known as Irish heath, Mediterranean heath

Rose-pink, greyish foliage
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Rose pink
  • Height
    60m (24in)
  • Spread
    45m (18in)
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • 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 erigena 'Irish Dusk'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£4.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 10+ £4 each
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Fungal attack from Phytophthora root rot, Pythium, and Rhizoctonia in warm, wet conditions
    Place of origin
    Garden origin. (Co. Mayo, Ireland)
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Tolerates all
    Any well-drained soil.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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