French Heather
Erica x hiemalis
 

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 bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers cold constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 16 °C).
pH range 6.1 - 7.5
Acidity preference is very sensitive to basic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate mediterranean

Photo

Names

Family Ericaceae

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 8 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -12°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • pale pink
  • pink
  • white
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    9
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    10
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    11
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Leaf color
  • green