Hebe franciscana variegata Silver Queen

Hebe franciscana variegata Silver Queen, is a stunning evergreen shrub that adds a touch of elegance to any garden or landscape. It has striking variegated leaves, with a combination of creamy yellow and green colours. The leaves are small and oval-shaped, giving the plant a delicate appearance. In the summer months, this Hebe produces clusters of beautiful violet-blue flowers that attract pollinators such as bees and butterflies. They also provide shelter and food for small animals and insects.

Supplied in a 1litre pot

£9.60 (inc. VAT)

Pack of 1 plant(s)

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Specifications:

  • Colour: Blue, Purple
  • Height: 100cm
  • Perennial
  • UK cultivated

Good For:

  • Beds and borders
  • Bees
  • Butterflies
  • Pots and containers

How to grow:

  • Soil Type: Fertile, Moist but well drained
  • Position: Full sun, Semi-shade

More Information

Hebe franciscana variegata Silver Queen, is a stunning evergreen shrub that adds a touch of elegance to any garden or landscape. It has striking variegated leaves, with a combination of creamy yellow and green colours. The leaves are small and oval-shaped, giving the plant a delicate appearance. In the summer months, this Hebe produces clusters of beautiful violet-blue flowers that attract pollinators such as bees and butterflies. They also provide shelter and food for small animals and insects.

How to care for your Hebe franciscana variegata Silver Queen

This is a relatively low-maintenance plant, making it a popular choice among gardeners. It can tolerate a wide range of soil conditions, but prefers well-draining soil and regular watering. It thrives in full sun to partial shade, making it suitable for both sunny and partially shaded areas in the garden.

To keep this Hebe looking its best, regular pruning is recommended. This can be done after the flowering period has ended, by removing any dead or damaged branches and shaping the plant as desired. This will help promote new growth and maintain its compact shape.

Where to plant your Hebe

The Hebe franciscana variegata Silver Queen is a great choice for container gardening, adding a touch of colour and texture to patios, balconies, and other small spaces. It is also resistant to most pests and diseases, making it a hardy option for any garden.

In addition to its ornamental value, the Silver Queen also has some practical uses. It can be used as a low hedge or border plant, providing year-round interest and structure to the garden.

Hebe are not only beautiful, but they are also relatively easy to grow and maintain. They can thrive in a variety of climates and soil conditions. They offer year-round interest in your garden.

So whether you’re looking for a splash of colour, a touch of texture, or some ecological benefits in your garden, consider adding a Hebe to your plant collection. With their versatility and beauty, they are sure to be a welcome addition to your outdoor space.

Supplied in a 1litre pot

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