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Cassiope fastigiata

Classification

Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Cassiope
                        Specie: Cassiope fastigiata

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 10 in (25 cm)

Cultivation: Moist, humus-rich, well-drained, acid soil

Features: Tiny dark green leaves with silvery edges; pendulous bell-shaped flowers

Uses: Rock gardens Underplanting Woodland gardens Borders

Zones: 4-9

Description: This Himalayan species is among the larger in the genus but still seldom exceeds 10?in (25?cm) in height. It forms a dense mound of wiry stems bearing tiny dark green leaves with silvery white edges. Its bell-shaped flowers have reflexed petal tips and ar

Growth Habit: Dense mounding habit

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