A great little shrub for creating year round interest, hebe albicans forms mounds of small, evergree, pointed glaucous grey oval leaves, which in early and mid summer are smothered with clusters of small white flowers. Best in a sunny, or partly shaded sheltered spot in good, free draining neutral to alkaline soil. Hardy throughout most of the uk if protected from the worst of the winter wet and wind. Maximum height circa 60cm. Maximum spread circa 90cm.