A picture of a Heather

Heather

Calluna vulgaris 'Drum-Ra'

Also known as

Ling

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

70cm

1m

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Heather Overview

Has racemes of white flowers in late summer to early autumn and pale green leaves.

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