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botanical name:
Parahebe formosa
Parahebe formosa © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Veronica formosa, Hebe formosa
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen
height: 0.90m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Dense small evergreen with small mid-green leaves arranged in fours around the erect stems. Blue-lilac to white flowers in spring or early summer.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in sun. Dislikes excessive winter wet.

propagation:
From seed or semi-ripe cuttings.

usage:
Rock gardens

other notes:
Native to Tasmania.

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