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Fairy Bells PBR

Erica gracilis hybrid

SPECIES: No
INDIGENOUS: Yes

FLOWER/FOLIAGE COLOUR: Pink
FLOWERING TIME: Aug - Sep
SPECIAL FEATURES: Attracts Birds / Feeds Honeybees
SIZE: 100cm (height) x 100cm (width)
HEIGHT RANGE: 0.5m - 1m

DESCRIPTION

Dainty, bell-shaped, deep pink flowers cover this erica bush like a blanket in spring. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens and containers.

USES

Container Gardening

CONDITIONS

Moderate frost tolerance once established

SOIL TYPE

Sandy / Rocky Soil

CARE

Plant in well drained acidic soil. Water well to establish 1-2 years. Use a natural mulch low in phosphorus. Do not fertilize. Pick all flowers to maintain shape. In pots, water daily.

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