Scientific Name: Erica tetralix Form:
Common Name:cross leaved heath Texture:
Family Name:EricaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Ground cover Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Whorled, Leathery, Linear, Entire
Flowers: Pink, Aug- Sep- Oct
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Nov
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses:
Key ID Features:Leaves usually glandular, in whorls of four; flowers small, pink bell-shaped, drooping, in compact clusters at the ends of its shoots, Aug-Oct.