Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (1993)
Common Name : hebe 'Quicksilver'Family : PlantaginaceaeType : Sub-shrubHabit : BushyFlower colour : VioletFlowering from : Juneto JulyFoliage : EvergreenFoliage colour : Grey-GreenSunlight : Full Sun / Part ShadeMoisture : Well-drained / Moist but well-drainedSoil : Neutral / AlkalineSeason of interest : Spring - Summer - Autumn - WinterHardiness: Hardy through most of the UK -10° to -5°
‘Quicksilver’ is a spreading evergreen dwarf shrub to 30cm in height, with dark stems and small bright blue-grey leaves. Flowers pale violet, in spikes to 4cm in length.