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Hebe diosmifolia ‘Mauve’

Kingdom: Plantae
(Unranked): Angiosperms
(Unranked): Eudicots
(Unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Plantaginaceae
Genus: Hebe
Botanical name: Hebe diosmifolia ‘Mauve’
Common name: Hebe diosmifolia ‘Mauve’

Hebe diosmifolia ‘Mauve’ is one of the variable species of Hebe diosmifolia. It is a fast growing rounded form from mid-northland growing to 1m high and 1m wide. It likes exposed sites in full sun. From early spring masses of small lavender-mauve flowers totally cove the shrub.