Erica x darleyensis ‘Darley Dale’
Heath ‘Darley Dale’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Darley Dale’ _ ‘Darley Dale’ is a dwarf evergreen shrub with needle-like mid-green leaves that are tipped with cream in spring. From early winter to mid-spring, it bears racemes of pale pink flowers that darken with age.
Pale-pink, Pink in Spring; Pink, Pale-pink in Winter
Cream in Spring; Mid-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Phytophthora root diseases
WHERE TO GROW
Erica x darleyensis ‘Darley Dale’ (Heath ‘Darley Dale’) will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 1m after 5-10 years.
Banks and Slopes, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Garden edging, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Containers, Rock
Plant in well-drained, acidic soil in full sun.
Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
North, South, East, West