Hebe ‘Gauntlettii’

Hebe ‘Gauntlettii’ photographed at a Hebe Society member’s garden, Cheshire, UK

Hebe ‘Gauntlettii’ forms a bushy, evergreen shrub, about 40 in (1 m) or more high. The leaves are glossy green, spear-shaped 2.4–3.1 in (6–8 cm), 0.8–1.2 in (2–3 cm) wide. The flowers are pinkish-magenta, July to November. Fairly hardy in the UK.

This is a hybrid of Hebe speciosa, and has been grown in England for over 60 years. Hebe ‘Anne Pimm’ is a variegated form of Hebe ‘Gauntlettii’.

Hardiness = H5     UK Availability = 1

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