The “Nine Pin Heath” comes in a range of colours from white to pink, purple, orange and red.
- Approximately 25 seeds per packet
A slow-growing and long-lived, upright and well-branched shrub growing to 1m tall.
The tubular flowers are arranged in whorls at the tips of the main branches forming dense bursts of bright colour.
Flowers can be found throughout the year but mainly from Summer to Autumn.
The species requires full sun and acidic sandy soil.
A smoke treatment is necessary to support the germination of the seed.
Please see our Cape Seed Smoke Primer – sold separately
Should be sown in Autumn when the difference between day and night temperatures is about 12°C .