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Menziesia evergreen


Menziesia evergreenMenziesia is also known as Irish Heath. This evergreen thrives best in fibrous peat to which a fair quantity of silver sand has been added. While excessive moisture is injurious, the plant must not be kept too dry; the best condition for it is to be constantly damp.

Slips torn off close to the stem will root in sand under glass, placed in gentle heat. The height of the Menziesia is about two feet.