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Calluna vulgaris

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Wickwar Flame is part of the Calluna genus and is a Heather variety. Its scientific name is Calluna vulgaris 'Wickwar Flame'. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Lavender pink. Leaves appear approximately as a   Grade 1 Paint Green colour. Wickwar Flame grows as a Perennial and is a Flower. Being a Perennial, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Wickwar Flame normally grows with a prostrate-like habit to a mature height of 60.96 cm (that's 1.98 feet imperial). This variety tends to bloom in early autumn.

Wickwar Flame Heather is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Wickwar Flame have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Wickwar Flame

  • Full Sun

Cut back flowered shoots to within 1.5 to 2.5cm (1/2 an inch) of previous year’s growth annually, after flowering. This is done in early or mid-spring.1

Keep in mind when planting that Wickwar Flame is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 5 - 8 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant.

Growing Wickwar Flame from seed

Transplanting Wickwar Flame

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Wickwar Flame is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Wickwar Flame