Plants in stock

Erica versicolor : fact sheet


Species name:
Erica versicolor
Common names:
Description:
Cape Heath Shrub

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Winter Rain ,RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Year Round Rain

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 150cm
Width:
Less than 160cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Medium - Below 150cm ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Greenish Tones ,Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May) ,Winter (June-Aug.)
Features:
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves Heath-like/ short needle-like - Ornamental

Plant suppliers

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
Retail stock
George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za
Retail stock