Heather of the month May 2016 - Erica australis ‘Riverslea’

Lilac-pink (H11) flowers, IV–VI; dark green foliage; height at least 1m; spread 75–100cm. Outstanding, but requires to be well pruned to avoid it becoming straggly.

One of a group of larger taller heathers which are spectacular in spring as a backdrop to other plants.

Heather Description

Habit: Tall shrub, height at least 1m, spread 75–100cm

The Leaves: Dark green

The Flower: Lilac Pink

Flowering Period: April - June