Hebe ‘Imposter’

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

Hebe ‘Imposter’ forms a bushy evergreen shrub, about 40 in (1 m) tall. The branches are light green. The leaves are about 0.4 in (10 mm) long, small, bright green and spear-shaped. The white flowers are in spikes, June to July. A hebe hardy in the UK.

This hebe has been called Hebe ‘Anomala’, but this has purple branches and the young leaves are purple. Graham Hutchins suggests that Hebe ‘Imposter’ is a hybrid of Hebe odora.

Hardiness = H5     UK Availability = 2

Hebes H  Hebes I  Hebes J

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