HEBE 'Wiri Charm'

Commonly known as Shrubby veronica

Bright rose-purple flowers over a long period
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HEBE 'Wiri Charm'

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£13.50 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
  • Evergreen
    Leaves 3-4cm (1¼-1½in) long.
  • Purple Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Rose purple
  • Height
    75cm (30in)
  • Spread
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Compact small and bushy
  • Hardy - average winter Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases
    aphids, leaf spot, downy mildew, Phytophthora root rot
  • Place of origin
    garden origin. New Zealand. Jack Hobbs, Auckland Regional Botanic Gardens
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate 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
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil - poor to moderately fertile
  • Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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Hebe - Growing Guide
75cm (30in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.2m (4ft)
 

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