Heather of the month June 2016 - Erica cinerea ‘Ted Oliver’

Bi-coloured flowers purple bases and white mouths; deep green foliage; semi-erect; height 40cm. The reverse of the "normal" bi-colours in bell heathers. Collected in at Lettergesh, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland, and named after Dr E. G. H. Oliver.

An unusual flower makes this a very pretty cultivar.


Heather Description

Habit: Semi-erect

The Leaves: Deep Green

The Flower: Purple and White

Flowering Period: June - October