AWARD

HEATHERS Erica x darleyensis 'Kramer's Red'

Commonly known as Darley Dale heath

Magenta flowers, bronze-green foliage
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Red
    Magenta flowers
  • Height
    45cm (18in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Particularly good ground cover. produces elongated ovoid to conical flowers 5-7mm (¼in) long
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun

HEATHERS Erica x darleyensis 'Kramer's Red'

 
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
    Syn. 'Kramer's Rote'. The most outstanding heather of recent times.
    Pests & Diseases
    Fungal attack from Phytophthora root rot, Phythium. Rhizoctonia in warm, wet conditions.
    Place of origin
    Garden origin (Kurt Kramer, Germany)
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
    Tolerates all
    Any well-drained soil.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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