King George Heath

King George Heath

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Erica carnea 'King George'

SOLD OUT This heath cultivar is a low spreading evergreen. Small pink tubular bell-shaped flowers are borne in clusters from December-March. Grows best in full sun or partial shade. Likes a well drained acidic loam. Note: when pruning only trim GREEN wood! Trimming brown wood will likely kill your heath.

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrubs
foliage Type Evergreen
Height 1-2 ft
Spread 1-4 ft
Shape Groundcover, spreading
Primary foliage Color Green, dark
Seasonal foliage Color Green, purplish bronze
Flowering Season Winter
Flower Color Pink
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone Zones 5 (-29ÁF) to 7 (-17ÁF)