Veronica' Red Edge' hedge (Hebe 'Red Edge') description
With warm, colourful foliage and pretty flowers, Veronica Red Edge is a great choice for informal garden settings. Ideally suited to naturally shaped curves and mounds rather than formal shapes, Red Edge is a great choice for attractive, low maintenance garden hedging. Veronica Red Edge is very good in coastal positions as it is particularly tolerant to salt laden air. It prefers a sunny site, with moist but well-drained, normal soil. However, it is best to keep Hebe 'Red Edge' sheltered; avoiding bitter winds.
Popular uses for Veronica 'Red Edge'
Veronica 'Red Edge' creates a low maintenance shrub. It's ideal for low growing, informal settings, especially garden borders and pathways.
Expected growth rate of Hebe hedge plants
Red Edge is smaller than other Hebe varieties, it is best kept to less than 1m in height. It has an average growth rate and will achieve 20-40cm per year.
Care and pruning advice for shrubby veronica
Hebe 'Red Edge' requires hardly any maintenance, simply clip any loose or dead stems. Please view the best4hedging care avice and planting instructions.
Planting density guidelines for Hebe 'Red Edge' hedging
For information on planting density please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.
Hebe 'Red Edge' is available year round as pot grown plants.
Overall, our Hebe plants are UK grown by our on-hand experts who have many years of nursery growing experience. Sometimes we source Hebe 'Red Edge' hedging from outside of the UK. In this instance we make every effort to ensure our suppliers cannot be beaten on quality. At best4hedging we strive to provide the freshest condition plants of the highest possible quality.