Andromeda



 
Andromeda polifolia
 
A dwarf shrub. Narrow green leaves with clusters of soft pink flowers in May-June. Perfect for damp acid soils. Stays dwarf and responds to a light trimming after blooming.
 
Height: 2-2.5 ft.
Width: 2-2.5 ft.
Water: Moist, but well-drained soil
Blooms: May
Exposure: Full sun to Partial Shade
Hardiness: Zone 2





Andromeda polifolia 'Blue Ice'

Dwarf shrub with beautiful blue foliage. Frosty pink flowers in May-June. Plant in a damp acid soil or peat garden. Responds well to a light trim after flowering. Evergreen. Propagation prohibited without permission.
 
Height: 1 ft.
Width: 2.5-3 ft.
Water: Moist, but well-drained soil
Blooms: May-June
Exposure: Full sun to Partial Shade
Hardiness: Zone 3