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:
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Pests and diseases:
Spring / Summer
How to prune:
Size of the plant?
20-50cm, 8-20 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
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?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
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.