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Erica mackaiana


Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Erica
                        Specie: Erica mackaiana

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 20 in (50 cm)

Cultivation: Moist soil

Features: Lance-shaped leaves; pink flowers in summer?autumn

Uses: Damp sites Beside water features

Zones: 5-9

Description: A native of Spain and Ireland, this erect spreading shrub with a height up to 20 in (50 cm) and a spread of 30 in (75 cm) needs moist soil. The dark green leaves are lance-shaped to oblong with margins turned under and hairy at the tips. The urn-shaped pi

Growth Habit: Erect spreading habit

Comments: Cultivars available

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