Erica gracilis

If you want a houseplant which survives on pretty near total neglect, winter-flowering heathers are ideal. More
1 x 9cm plant 200751-1 £4.95

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If you want a houseplant which survives on pretty near total neglect, winter-flowering heathers are ideal. Give this a two-hour soaking in a sink or bowl of water once a week, let it drain and then put it back where you want it. That’s all you need to do.

Genus Erica
Group/Species gracilis
Type Tender Perennial (grown as a Half-Hardy Annual)
Common Name Cape Heather
Border Position Container, Indoor, Middle
Soil Type Acid, Alkaline, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 30cm (12in)
Spacing 25cm (10in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plants do best on a cool windowsill with free-draining soil.
Care Tips Keep frost free and away from direct heat when indoors
Flowering September - February
Harvesting Flower production: 5-6 months
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Erica gracilis reviews

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Reviewed 18th October 2019 by Mary

Good quality plants which are currently in my lounge and are being used as an indoor decoration for now.