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Botanical name: Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk'
Other names: Irish heath 'Irish Dusk'
Variety or cultivar: 'Irish Dusk' _ 'Irish Dusk' is a compact, erect, evergreen shrub with dark-green foliage. It bears salmon-pink flowers from winter to spring.
Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk' is: Evergreen
Flower: Salmon in Spring; Salmon in Winter
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Habit: Compact, Erect
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Diseases: May be subject to fungal diseases.
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Erica erigena 'Irish Dusk' (Irish heath 'Irish Dusk') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.45m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Coastal, Containers, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance, Rock
Cultivation: Plant in well-drained acidic soil in full sun.
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|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Neutral|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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