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botanical name:
Erica cinerea 'Apricot Charm'
Erica cinerea 'Apricot Charm' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Bell Heather
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: yellow
flower colour: mauve
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
description:
Golden yellow foliage, deepening to red, lilac-pink flowers..
Neat, compact habit with light yellow foliage which turns apricot-orange in winter. Very sparse mauve flowers from July to August.

cultivation:
Well drained, acid, soil in an open sunny situation.

other notes:
Found as a sport on a plant at Sunningdale, Surrey, England by John F. Letts

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