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Campus Gardens

Erica 'Silbersschmelze'
White heath
Family: Ericaceae

Bushy shrub that reaches up to 14 in. tall and 32 in. across. White flowers, and faintly cream-tipped leaves in spring, later deep green, then tinged red in winter. Suitable for any well-drained soil. Use as ground cover or companion to larger shrubs. Prune back a few inches each spring after blooming. Hardy in zones 7-8. On campus, located near stone slabs at back door to auditorium (bus stop).

Christopher Pantazi

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