Hebe 'Emerald Gem'

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Evergreen Shrub

Compact, tight-mounding shrub with miniature green foliage. Excellent in rock gardens, containers, or mixed in front of the border. They can be relatively short-lived; replace older plants if they deteriorate.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Average, Regular / Even

Description

Size: 12 - 18 tall x 12 - 18 wide
Shape / Form: Compact, Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Green


Bloom Season: Summer


Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Edging, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing, Well Behaved / Companionable
Collections: Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos