London (change)
Today 9°C / 8°C
Tomorrow 12°C / 7°C

Erica × veitchii 'Exeter'

Heather 'Exeter'

Reader rating

From 0 ratings

+ Add a review

Key information

Plant type

Evergreen shrub

Flower colour






Skill level


Erica × veitchii 'Exeter'

Plant details

Heaths (Erica and Daboecia) and heathers (Calluna) vary widely in size, habit and appearance, from dwarf mounds of tight miniature foliage, to giant tree heaths. Used as ground cover, many species provide colour throughout the year. Erica x veitchii ‘Exeter’ is an evergreen shrub, producing bright green foliage and bears small, white flowers in late spring.

Family: Ericaceae

Genus: Erica

Species: veitchii

Cultivar: Exeter

Plant type: Evergreen shrub

Flower colour: White

Foliage colour: Dark green

Feature: Flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun, Partial shade

Soil: Well-drained/light, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 180cm

Spread: 180cm

Time to take cuttings: April to July

Flowering period: March to May

Reader reviews

Be the first reader to review the Erica × veitchii 'Exeter' Heather 'Exeter'!

Add your own review

Please register or login to add a review