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botanical name:
Erica carnea 'Snow Queen'
Erica carnea 'Snow Queen' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Winter heath, Snow heath
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover, scented/aromatic
height: 0.15m
width: 0.35m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
description:
Neat, compact habit. Large pure white flowers in late winter and early spring, carried well above the dark green foliage.

cultivation:
Well drained, preferably acid, soil in open sunny situation. Quite lime tolerant and will grow in light shade.

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