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'Midsummer Beauty' is a medium-sized evergreen shrub that can grow to 2m in height, rounded in habit, with long narrow leaves tinged purple when young. Small lilac-mauve flowers, fading to white, are borne in racemes to 15cm in length in summer and autumn. Full sun to partial shade.
Hebe ‘Midsummer Beauty’ (Hebe). This is a frost hardy variety. It will grow to about 2m with a similar spread and has green leaves with a red underside. The flowers are lavender-blue and are displayed on long racemes throughout the summer.
Growth may be restricted, or leggy plants tidied. by cutting back in spring.
Summer interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.
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