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Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling' (Hebe 'James Stirling')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.5m
Max height
0.5m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling'

Other names

Hebe 'James Stirling'

Genus

Hebe Hebe

Variety or Cultivar

'James Stirling' _ 'James Stirling' is a dense, low, spreading evergreen shrub with ochre-yellow, scale-like leaves. It bears small, white flowers in short racemes from late spring.


Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling' is: Evergreen

Habit

Dense, Spreading

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

White in Spring; White in Summer

Foliage

Dark-yellow in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Tortrix moth Aphids , Tortrix moth

Downy mildew , Leaf spot Downy mildew , Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling' (Hebe 'James Stirling') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders

Cultivation

Plant in moist but well-drained or well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling'

Other names

Hebe 'James Stirling'

Genus

Hebe Hebe

Variety or Cultivar

'James Stirling' _ 'James Stirling' is a dense, low, spreading evergreen shrub with ochre-yellow, scale-like leaves. It bears small, white flowers in short racemes from late spring.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Dense, Spreading

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

White in Spring; White in Summer

Foliage

Dark-yellow in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Tortrix moth

Specific diseases

Downy mildew , Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Hebe ochracea 'James Stirling' (Hebe 'James Stirling') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders

Cultivation

Plant in moist but well-drained or well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type

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

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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