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Other common names
large-leaved bog rosemary
Andromeda are small evergreen shrubs of low, spreading growth, with narrow, leathery leaves and umbels of small white or pink urn-shaped flowers in spring and early summer
Ericaceae / Ericaceae
'Macrophylla' is a compact evergreen shrub to 20cm tall, with broadly oval, dark green leaves and terminal clusters of globose pink and white flowers in spring and early summer
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Aspect North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
MoistureMoist but well-drained, Poorly-drained
SoilLoam, Clay, Sand
Needs acidic conditions, suitable for shaded rock garden or damp shady border
Propagate by softwood cuttings, suckers or layering
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Patio & Container Plants Rock Garden
Pruning group 10
Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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