Calluna vulgaris 'Spring Cream'
heather 'Spring Cream'
'Spring Cream' is a vigorous spreading evergreen shrub to 35cm in height, the dark green foliage tipped with cream in the early summer. Flowers single, white, in long erect racemes
Ultimate height0.1–0.5 metres
Time to ultimate height5–10 years
Ultimate spread0.1–0.5 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained, Well–drained
Colour & scent
- Full sun
West–facing or East–facing or South–facing or North–facing
ExposureExposed or Sheltered
- Native to the UK
Calluna are low-growing or dwarf evergreen shrubs with stems clothed in tiny overlapping leaves, and terminal, spike-like racemes of small, 4-petalled flowers with coloured calyces
- Name status
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