A Conservation Scheme Plant
Reason for Inclusion
HPS interest as identified by a member.
A chance seedling (possible hybrid with H. rakaiensis), found by HPS Monmouthshire member and name registered with International Registration Authority for Hebe (NZ). Grown by Cotswold Garden Flowers
Brief description of plant
Evergreen shrub. A medium-sized hebe with attractively tinted foliage. Rather lax habit.
Height x Spread
75cm x 75cm
Spikes of pale lavender-blue, becoming paler later in the season.
Evergreen. Small, lanceolate leaves with tints of bronze-purple on dark stems.
June - July
Any soil. Needs soil that doesn’t dry out in summer and has good winter drainage.
Full sun or part-shade
Pests and diseases
Generally no problems.
Hardy, but if plant is cut back by frost it will often regenerate from the base.
Soft or semi-ripe cuttings will root easily.