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botanical name:
Hebe 'Red Edge'
Hebe 'Red Edge' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Hebe albicans 'Red Edge'
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.80m
width: 0.80m
growth rate:
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: white
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
description:
Dwarf shrub with blue-grey leaves densely arranged. The leaves are narrowly margined with red particularly in winter. Flowers in summer are pale lilac gradually turning white. Reliably hardy.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in sun.

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

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