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Calluna vulgaris ‘Firefly’
Calluna vulgaris ‘Firefly’

Calluna

Heather

Callunas’ tiny scale-like leaves range from deep green to silver, gold and bronze, with some changing color after a frost. Flowering from mid-to-late summer in cool whites, pinks and purples, the small bell-shaped flowers are frozen in graceful repose on one-sided spikes. Heathers are marvelous, fresh or dried.

Calluna vulgaris ‘Firefly’ (S-0653)

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AVAILABLE 2020

<i>Calluna vulgaris</i> ‘Firefly’

Celebrating some of the most vibrant brick-red foliage among the species, ‘Firefly’ never fails to snap us out of a gray winter-day funk. Sensational warm shades ranging from salmon to terracotta suffuse the leaves the rest of the year, while deep mauve flowers spangle its dense upright frame in late summer. A champion of Britain’s sought-after AGM, this vividly colored Heather merits a choice niche in your garden.

 

Blooms August–September

Size: 18" high x 20" wide.

Hardy to zone 4.

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