Hebe pimeleoides 'Quicksilver'

Quicksilver Hebe

Evergreen Shrub

A tough and easy-to-grow, drought tolerant, evergreen shrublet with tiny grey foliage for full sun in well-drained soil.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun, Reflected Heat

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low


Size: 12 - 18 tall x 18 - 24 wide
Shape / Form: Compact, Irregular, Low and Spreading, Mounding
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

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

Foliage Color: Blue, Silver / Gray, Green

Flower Color: Lavender / Lilac
Bloom Season: Jun, Jul, Summer

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Container, Edging, Hell Strip, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Low Water / No Water, Tough / Fool-Proof
Wildlife: Bees

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low, medium

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