ANDROMEDA polifolia 'Blue Lagoon'

Commonly known as Common bog rosemary, Marsh andromeda

Small blue-green leaves with pink bell-shaped flowers
  • Evergreen
    Pointed, leathery, dark green leaves to 4cm (1¾in) long
  • Height
    40cm (16in)
  • Spread
    60cm (24in)
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Low-growing, wiry-stemmed shrub. Produces flowers on slender stalks, in 2- to 5-flowered uumbels to 3cm (1¼in) across
  • 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
    Where soil remains moist
  • Partial shade

ANDROMEDA polifolia 'Blue Lagoon'

 

 

  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Trouble free
    Place of origin
    Northern Europe
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Bog garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Linear
    (see photos above)
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
    Wet or boggy soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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40cm (16in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  60cm (24in)
 

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