Erica canaliculata Andr.
Half-hardy erect heath with panicle-like whorls, to 30cm long, of cup-shaped, pale pink to white flowers, 4mm across, in winter and spring. To 2m or more. [RHSE, Hilliers'].
Horticultural & Botanical History
First cultivated in Europe 1802. [Hilliers']. Andr.Heaths v.III p.157/1809.
History at Camden Park
Published Jan 09, 2009 - 01:24 PM | Last updated Sep 29, 2011 - 05:08 PM