winter heath


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Noun1.winter heath - dwarf European shrub with very early blooming bell-shaped red flowerswinter heath - dwarf European shrub with very early blooming bell-shaped red flowers
erica, true heath - any plant of the genus Erica
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Winter heath ALTHOUGH we are all familiar with our local moorland ling heather, Calluna vulgaris, that turns the moors around us purple in late summer, the winter heath, Erica carnea, can give us delicate spikes of flowers in an array of different colours from now until April, if we choose the right cultivars.
The Winter Heath or Alpine Heath is a lime-tolerant type of heather.