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Calluna vulgaris 'Dainty Bess'

Calluna vulgaris 'Dainty Bess'

Dainty Bess Heather

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'Dainty Bess' has unusual grey-green foliage, which provides an excellent backdrop for its long lasting display of mauve flowers, from August to October. This cultivar grows low and slow, making it an ideal selection for rock gardens,where it plays nicely with its neighbours.



Hardiness Zone: Zone 5, Zone 4 with protection
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Height: 10 cm to 15 cm
Spread: 26 cm to 30 cm
Soil Requirements: Moist, acidic, poor soil
Bloom Time August to October
Planting Time: May to October, when the soil is warm
Flower Colour & Shape: Sprays of mauve flowers, held almost horizontally across the top of the plant 
Foliage: Grey-green evergreen foliage

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