Erica coccinea ssp. coccinea

September 24, 2018


Erica coccinea ssp. coccinea the yellow green form is a gorgeous Erica with bold flowers in a lime green colour. Here the young flowers sport a vibrant almost luminous colour. This shrub can grow to over 1m tall. The flowers are tubular can be white, yellow or red. They ae not sticky at all. The stamens and style are far exerted out of the flower tube. Plants flower throughout the year and enjoy growing on rocky flats in moist protea fynbos.