Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets, Aspect North-facing or East-facing or West-facing, Ultimate height Andromeda polifolia 'Blue Lagoon' £14.99 Buy in stock (shipped in 3-5 working days) Andromeda polifolia 'Compacta' £14.99 Buy ... RHS Enterprise Ltd, 80 Vincent Square, London SW1P 2PE. Terminal clusters of pitcher-shaped coral pink flws. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually. If you select any attributes with or without a plant name, you will see a much narrower selection of results taken only from the old RHS Plant Selector database. Andromeda polifolia 'Compacta'bog rosemary. May 4, 2015 - Monrovia's Blue Ice Bog Rosemary details and information. Originating from peat bogs, this hardy, low-growing evergreen shrub forms a dense dome of blue-grey foliage, which in late spring and early summer is topped with soft pink, bell-shaped flowers. Subscribe. Blooms heavily in early spring on dense mat of icy blue leaves. The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. Remove dead, diseased or damaged branches, cut back healthy ones. RHS Accepted name, Plant range ... 2 thoughts on “ Second part of Andromeda polifolia – Bog Rosemary picture ” Meredith Robson says: May 10, 2020 at 21:30 Loved the photo. Availability: Out of stock. The lovely—yet poisonous—bog rosemary, Andromeda polifolia, is a small evergreen shrub that is usually found in marshy conditions. It is the only member of the genus Andromeda, and is only found in bogsin cold peat-accumulating areas. 'Blue Ice' is a dwarf, low-growing, compact, spreading evergreen shrub with narrow blue-green leaves. Andromeda polifolia L. Bog-rosemary. Topped by clusters of delicate soft … It is the only member of the genus Andromeda, and is only found in bogs in cold peat-accumulating areas. RHS AGM Trial of the Top Winter Flowering Ericas – Award of Garden Merit (AGM) Trial 2015; ... Andromeda – A. polifolia. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually. A very choice rock garden plant. Status: not scarce This is exclusively a species of raised mires, growing almost invariably amongst living sphagnum in a substrate largely composed of sphagnum peat, in the pH range 2.8-4.8. RHS Garden Hyde Hall Spring and Orchid Show, Free entry to RHS members at selected AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. 'Blue Ice'. Topped by clusters of delicate soft pink bell like … All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. If you select any attributes with or without a plant name, you will see a much narrower selection of results taken only from the old RHS Plant Selector database. Propagation About Us; ... the Royal Horitcultural Society (RHS) has ruled as they tell gardeners to change their plant labels. Search by plant name, key attributes or both to find plant details and a list of suppliers. Dramatic mounding groundcover bearing small pink bell shaped flowers. We have combined these two powerful search tools into a single Find a Plant service searching over 250,000 plant records. Hardiness Rating (RHS): Hardy: Andromeda polifolia Blue Ice is an extra hardy, evergreen, small shrub, native to North America, Europe, including (but rare) the Uk. Full sun and moist acidic soil. Show: Available items. Availability: Out of stock. All items; Available items; Sort by: Default. Excellent for ordinary use in appropriate conditions. Ground Cover Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance Search. Andromeda plants will grow a maximum of 45cms tall and 80cms wide, making a very neat and tidy plant. Learn more about Monrovia plants and best practices for best possible plant performance. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place. the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9, Family In the literature there is reference to other Andromeda species but these have been reclassified into other genus’s. Reg No. By type. Andromeda polifolia 'Compacta' (Bog rosemary 'Compacta') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 5-10 years. It comes from moist and wet moors and woodlands. Propagate by layering, softwood cuttings or suckers, Suggested planting locations and garden types Ericaceae, Genus This is one of the plants I have been studying and preparing for my next RHS exhibit. Bog Rosemary is poisonous because of andromedotoxin, also known as grayanotoxin, found in all parts of the plant. Andromeda polifolia is an evergreen shrub producing a loose clump of branching stems 5 - 80cm tall from a creeping rootstock Plant thrives in perpetual moisture but intolerant of saturated soils. Leathery, rosemary-like leaves form along the length of the stems, slowly forming a low evergreen dome, which in late spring and early summer, is nearly smothered with the appearance of the small, bell-shaped blooms. Prune after blooming and before fruit and bud set for next season. ‘Blue Ice’ Pink flowers are borne in early April; leaves steely blue in winter, very narrow; height … Follow us. This species is found in acid bogs and peatbeds, indicating the conditions the plants enjoy most. Join now. RHS Garden Hyde Hall Spring and Orchid Show, Free entry to RHS members at selected Oct 8, 2016 - Explore Alan Jolliffe's board "Andromeda polifolia 'Compacta'" on Pinterest. 1211648 England VAT Registration No. Virtually all of the features of the old searches are still available and in addition we have added several new features to create a more comprehensive and user friendly search experience. It is decorated with clusters of delicate pink flowers in early spring. Andromeda polifolia ‘Compacta’ is a compact form of Andromeda polifolia and there are references to a white flowered form Andromeda polifolia ‘Alba” and a compact white form Andromeda polifolia ‘Compacta Alba’. We have combined these two powerful search tools into a single Find a Plant service searching over 250,000 plant records. Mon – Fri | 9am – 5pm, Join the RHS today and support our charity. Ericaceae, Name Status Andromède à feuilles de … Every purchase supports the work of the RHS. 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