Showy Hebe
Hebe speciosa
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept very moist, while during winter it should be kept moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist daily at room temperatures above 22 °C, otherwise mist every 7 days
Light preferences Prefers shady conditions
Temperature preference Prefers warm summer (average around 20 °C) and very cold winter (average under 10 °C) climates.
pH range 7.0 - 8.5
Acidity preference loves basic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid temperate

Photo

Names

Family Scrophulariaceae
Other scientific names Veronica speciosa

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 8 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -12°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • purple
  • violet
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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    8
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    9
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    7
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    10
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Leaf color
  • green