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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 12 in (30 cm)

Cultivation: Moist soil

Features: Gray-green leaves; pink flowers in umbels summer?autumn

Uses: Damp sites Beside water features

Zones: 3-9

Description: A native of the United Kingdom, France and the Iberian Peninsula, this dwarf spreading shrub reaches 12 in (30 cm) in height with a 20 in (50 cm) spread. Its gray-green leaves are lance-shaped to linear, arranged in whorls of 4, with silver undersides. Th

Growth Habit: Low spreading habit

Comments: Cultivars available

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Growth: Low-growing shrub usually under 0.5 m (1.5 feet) tall, never exceeding 1 meter (3 feet) tall at maturity.

Duration: Perennial

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