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Commonly known as False heath
Genus of about 15 species of heath-like, evergreen shrubs found in dry, upland slopes in temperate regions of South America.
Evergreen - shrubs
Full sun - shelter from cold winds
Additional Features - Good to know - grown for their dense, needle-like leaves and tubular flowers.
Pests & Diseases - none
Place of origin - South America
Soil Conditions - Neutral to acid soil
Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil