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botanical name:
Erica x darleyensis 'White Glow'
Erica x darleyensis 'White Glow' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Darley Dale Heath
synonyms:  Erica x darleyensis 'White Gown', Erica carnea 'White Glow'
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.25m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
description:
Excellent cultivar of compact habit with mid-green foliage and abundant white flowers from December to May.

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

other notes:
Hybrid of Erica carnea x Erica erigena. Found as a garden seedling and mistakenly introduced as Erica carnea 'White Glow' by Jack Drake, Aviemore, Inverness-shire, Scotland about 1966.

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