Hebe Mette

Hebe Mette, is a compact and evergreen plant that can reach a height around 50cm. It has dark green, glossy leaves that are arranged in pairs along the stems. The leaves are small and ovate-shaped, giving the plant a delicate and elegant appearance. In late spring to early summer, this shrub produces clusters of small, pink or purple flowers that are a magnet for bees and butterflies. It is a great plant for attracting beneficial insects to the garden, making it a natural pest control method.

Supplied in a 1litre pot

From £9.60 (inc. VAT)
per Plant(s)

Minimum 1 plant(s)

1 pack(s) in stock

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Specifications:

  • Colour: Lilac, Pink
  • Height: 40-50cm
  • Perennial
  • UK cultivated

Good For:

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

How to grow:

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

More Information

Hebe Mette, is a compact and evergreen plant that can reach a height around 50cm. It has dark green, glossy leaves that are arranged in pairs along the stems. The leaves are small and ovate-shaped, giving the plant a delicate and elegant appearance. In late spring to early summer, this shrub produces clusters of small, pink or purple flowers that are a magnet for bees and butterflies. It is a great plant for attracting beneficial insects to the garden, making it a natural pest control method.

How to grow and care for your Hebe Mette

The Hebe Mette shrub thrives in well-draining soil. It like best to be in full sun or even partially shaded areas in the garden. This plant is also known for its hardiness and it is also tolerant of salt spray, making it very suitable for coastal gardens. Water regularly during the first year after planting to help establish its root system. Once established, water once or twice a week during dry spells. It is good to prune after it has flowered to maintain its compact shape and also to encourage new growth. A good mulch around the base of the plant with organic matter to help retain some moisture and suppress the weeds.

The Hebe Mette shrub is a versatile and attractive plant that adds beauty and functionality to any garden. With its low maintenance needs and ability to thrive in various growing conditions, it is a great choice for both experienced and beginner gardeners. So why not consider adding this stunning shrub to your garden?

Give it a try and see how this versatile shrub can enhance the beauty of your outdoor space. You won’t be disappointed. Happy gardening!

Supplied in a 1litre pot

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