Heath
Erica
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously very moist
Fertilizer suggestions Does not need fertilizer.
Mist requirements Mist every 6 days
Light preferences Prefers half-shady light conditions
Temperature preference Prefers cold constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 16 °C).
pH range 5.6 - 7.5
Acidity preference is very sensitive to basic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate mediterranean

Photo

Names

Other common names Heather
Family Ericaceae

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 9 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -7°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • pale pink
  • pink
  • red
  • white
Leaf color
  • green