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Calluna vulgaris 'Orange Queen'
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common name: Heather, Ling
shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: golden
flower colour: mauve
main season: All Year
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Richly coloured foliage of gold with orange tints, particularly vivid in winter. Mauve flowers in late summer.
Well drained acid soil in an open position.
Trim foliage in spring to tidy.
Semi-ripe cuttings in summer or layering in spring.