These delightful evergreen shrubs provide year-round foliage and purple, pink or white flowers that appear in summer and sometimes in spring or autumn. The flowers will attract bees.
Some Hebes have variegated or tinged leaves which are ornamental.
Small compact varieties are great in containers or as edging around borders and larger varieties can be grown as hedging.
Position in a warm, sunny spot in well drained soil.
Some varieties of Hebe require protection from wet and cold conditions in winter.