Calluna vulgaris 'Spring Torch'

Heather


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Pink flowers in early July
  • New foliage is a rich green
  • As foliage matures, turns shades of yellow, orange and red
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Evergreen
Evergreen
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Heather prefers full-part-sun, well drained soil and protection from winter wind.  Once established, plants are drought tolerant.


Height: 12-18 in
Spacing: 18-24 in
Price Level 1: $19.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Pink
Zone: 5-9
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Great Foliage
  • Rock Garden
  • Evergreen
  • Border or Bed
  • Ground Cover

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Groundhog Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Red
  • Orange
  • Yellow
  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Winter
  • Fall
  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained