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what does calluna vulgaris like to thrive



Ideal conditions would be - sunny open situation, on light acidic soils

17 Dec, 2009


Light soil, sun and neglect.

17 Dec, 2009


except for cutting the flower spikes back every March to keep them compact and stop them getting leggy!

17 Dec, 2009


We put the strimmer across ours - works wonders.

17 Dec, 2009


Not a bad idea, if you have a lot to do!

17 Dec, 2009

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