A very popular plant to be found in many garden centres. Will brighten a dull winter flower bed.
Magenta (H14) flowers, I–IV; dark bronze-green foliage; height 31–45cm; spread 46–60cm. A selected seedling from the deliberate cross by Kurt Kramer between Erica carnea 'Myretoun Ruby' and Erica erigena 'Brightness'. An outstanding plant, now very widely planted. It has produce a host of sports some of which are listed here.
Habit: Vigorous shrub with branches to 50cms tall, width to 60cms
The Leaves: Dark bronze-green
The Flower: Magenta
Flowering Period: January - April