Hebe Baby Marie

 

Hebe Baby Marie. A beautiful neat evergreen shrub with small green leaves and lovely pale lilac coloured flowers smothering the plant in early spring. Makes an excellent border addition. Max Height 30cm to 40cm. Max Spread 40cm. Flowers April to May.

 

 

Plant in Poor to moderately fertile well drained soil. Shelter this Hebe from cold drying winds. Full Sun / Partial Shade, Hardy.

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.