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HEBE pinguifolia 'Pagei'

Commonly known as Shrubby veronica

White with blue green leaves
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    4-ranked, leathery leaves to 1.5cm (½in) long with purple stems.
  • White
  • Height
    30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    90cm (36in)
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Erect, then semi-prostrate shrub.
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Makes good ground cover.
  • 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
  • Partial shade

HEBE pinguifolia 'Pagei'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, leaf spot, downy mildew, Phytophthora root rot
    Place of origin
    New Zealand
  • Flower Shape
    Spikes
    Dense, axillary spikes to 2.5cm (1in) long
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Rockery (inc alpine)
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
    Obovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Poor to moderately fertile.
    Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Butterfly friendly
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Hebe - Growing Guide
30cm (12in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  90cm (36in)
 

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