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Hebe 'Magic Summer' (Hebe 'Magic Summer')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.7m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.7m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Hebe 'Magic Summer'

Other names: Hebe 'Magic Summer', Shrubby veronica 'Magic Summer'

Genus: Hebe Hebe

Variety or Cultivar: 'Magic Summer' _ 'Magic Summer' is a compact, bushy, evergreen shrub with lance-shaped, white-margined, grey-green leaves, reddish-purple when young, and dense racemes of lavender-blue flowers in summer.


Hebe 'Magic Summer' is: Evergreen

Flower: Lavender, Blue in Summer

Foliage: Reddish-purple in Spring; Reddish-purple in Summer; Variegated, Grey-green, White in All seasons

Habit: Bushy, Compact

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Tortrix moth Aphids , Tortrix moth

Specific diseases: Downy mildew , Leaf spot Downy mildew , Leaf spot

General care

Pruning: If pruned immediately after flowering, may produce a second flush of flowers later in the season.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Hebe 'Magic Summer' (Hebe 'Magic Summer') will reach a height of 0.7m and a spread of 0.7m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Containers

Cultivation: Plant in moist but well-drained or well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Tolerates some pollution.

Soil type: Clay, Chalky, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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Botanical name: Hebe 'Magic Summer'

Other names: Hebe 'Magic Summer', Shrubby veronica 'Magic Summer'

Genus: Hebe Hebe

Variety or Cultivar: 'Magic Summer' _ 'Magic Summer' is a compact, bushy, evergreen shrub with lance-shaped, white-margined, grey-green leaves, reddish-purple when young, and dense racemes of lavender-blue flowers in summer.


Hebe 'Magic Summer' is: Evergreen

Flower: Lavender, Blue in Summer

Foliage: Reddish-purple in Spring; Reddish-purple in Summer; Variegated, Grey-green, White in All seasons

Habit: Bushy, Compact

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Tortrix moth

Specific diseases: Downy mildew , Leaf spot

General care

Pruning: If pruned immediately after flowering, may produce a second flush of flowers later in the season.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Hebe 'Magic Summer' (Hebe 'Magic Summer') will reach a height of 0.7m and a spread of 0.7m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Containers

Cultivation: Plant in moist but well-drained or well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Tolerates some pollution.

Soil type: Clay, Chalky, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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