Heather Gardens

Holehird national collection of Daboecia Image © Brenda Leese
Holehird

Daboecia in Summer

Daboecia cantabrica 'Bicolor' Image © E. C. Nelson
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Daboecia in Summer

Daboecia x scotica 'William Buchanan Gold' Image © David Brown
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Daboecia in Summer

Daboecia cantabrica 'Alberta White' Image © Kurt Kramer
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On 31 December 2020 The Heather Society(THS) ceased to exist as a charity registered in England and Wales and that by consensus among its members, a new not-for-profit association, known simple as Heather Society(HS) is estalished to continue the work of THS with emphasis on the promotion of heathers as garden-worthy plants. This website will […]

Heather Cultivars

Cultivars listings of the 4 heather genera

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Heather Information

General information about growing heathers, publications, etc.

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Heather Society

An organisation of enthusiasts to promote heather growing

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Contacts for website and Heather Society

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Welcome to Heather World

Heather World extends a very warm welcome to everyone entering the world of heathers, especially to newcomers who have recently developed an interest in these attractive shrubs. Every aspect of heathers, from the wild heathers of European heaths and moorlands to the rare and unusual splendours of South African or “Cape” heaths. Cultivation, including choosing, growing and propagating heathers, to scientific studies and nomenclature.

The website is also home to the Heather Society, a group of heather enthusiasts dedicated to enhancing the interest in heathers to the world. The society produces newsletters, supports heather growing collections and related scintific interest groups.

Erica Mammosa