The Erica with its upright spirals of brilliant blossoms can be described, as simply elegant. The vibrant blossoms vary in shape and size from tiny to several inches in length and come in virtually all color combinations except blue. Other than heaths' greater susceptibility to cold weather, the main difference between heaths and heathers is that heaths have needlelike leaves rather than flat leaves; and come in taller shrub forms and even some small trees.
Here’s just of a few of our favorites grown here in Rainbow:
For a glimpse of more heaths here’s a link to our Pinterest Board!
Ericas have become a welcome addition to our world of flowers!