Calluna vulgaris growing shrub‎ or subshrub of the genus Calluna also known as Heather plant or Scotch heather, Calluna vulgaris perennial evergreen used as ornamental medical plant, grow in temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-9.

Leaves color green grow in pinnate shape, leaf size 1-2 mm.

Calluna vulgaris flower

Flower color can be: pink, purple, red, blue or white, the shape it’s from close bell to trumpet in the size 1-3 mm, flowers grow in the end of the stem.

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Requirements for Calluna vulgaris growing and care:

Acid soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Invasive

Planting season:
All year

Pests and diseases:
?

Pruning season:
Spring / Summer

How to prune:
Dead stems

Size of the plant?
20-50cm, 8-20 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade (But with light in warm weather)

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
Pink, purple, red, blue or white flower, the shape it’s from close bell to trumpet in the size 1-3 mm, flowers grow in the end of the stem.

Scientific name:

Calluna vulgaris

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