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Erica arborea ‘Albert's Gold’

Briar

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Features

  • BloomsMarch to May
  • Height1m to 2m
  • Spread0.4m to 0.85m
  • Growth HabitTufted
  • Flower ColourWhite
  • Leaf ColourGold

Description

Erica arborea ‘Albert's Gold’ (Briar). This species will produce golden yellow tufts.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Shrub

Other common names

Heath, Tree heath

Origin

Europe and Africa

Interest and use

Specimen

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Sandy, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

Water freely during dry weather

Propagation

Propagate from seed or from cuttings in late summer.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Susceptible to root rot.

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