A picture of a Heather

Heather

Calluna vulgaris 'Bonfire Brilliance'

Also known as

Ling

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

80cm

Max

70cm

10cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Heather Overview

Has foliage of a bright, orange-red colour in autumn and flowers that are purple-pink in late summer.

How to propagate Heather

Cuttings

Seed in spring for species or for cultivators by softwood cuttings, division.

Division

Seed

Other uses of Heather

Border, edging, rock garden, ground cover, naturaliser