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Calluna vulgaris ‘Dark Beauty’
Calluna vulgaris ‘Dark Beauty’
Calluna vulgaris ‘Dark Beauty’

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 ‘Dark Beauty’ (S-0654)

Each 8.50

AVAILABLE LATE MAY 2020

<i>Calluna vulgaris</i> ‘Dark Beauty’

With full bodied colors similar to a fine Pinot Noir, this enticing beauty queen flaunts the darkest hued flower of all Callunas. Deep red buds reveal showy and plentiful, semidouble dark cherry blooms that shade to ruby amid a good-looking, compact forest-green silhouette. Earning Holland’s prestigious Gold Medal award, ‘Dark Beauty’ will beckon you to her side whether she’s poised in the rockery, along a pathway or in a container.

Blooms August–October

Size: 8" – 10" high x 14" – 16" wide.

Hardy to zone 4.

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