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botanical name:
Hebe 'E.A. Bowles'
Hebe 'E.A. Bowles' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 1.20m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
description:
Rounded shrub with narrow glossy green leaves, often with a red edge and reddish-purple flush in cool seasons. Spikes of lilac flowers from mid-summer through to autumn. Similar habit to 'Mrs Winder', but taller and more open.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in sun.

propagation:
By semi-ripe cuttings in late summer or autumn.

other notes:
Named after the gardener Edward Augustus Bowles.
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