Heather of the month November 2015 - Erica manipuliflora ‘Swindon Surprise’

Flowers pale pink “with a hint of coral”; corolla translucent; sepals pearly white; anthers dark maroon; style strongly exserted; pedicels dusky red; VII/VIII-XI; Chance seedling before 2005, most probably from ‘Toothill Mustard’; found by R. Canovan in his garden. Registered on 20 December 2010 by Richard Canovan, Toothill, Swindon, Wiltshire.

Heather Description

Habit: Large shrub 1M tall and across

The Leaves: Green

The Flower: Pale pink “with a hint of coral”

Flowering Period: July - November