Wintergreen

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  • Wintergreen

Wintergreen

$12.95

A beautiful evergreen groundcover, this East Coast native produces profuse, small white flowers followed by sweet and flavorful, bright red berries, which taste just like Wintergreen candy. Growing to about 6??? tall, it will spread slowly to a foot or more in diameter.

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Product Description

A beautiful evergreen groundcover, this East Coast native produces profuse, small white flowers followed by sweet and flavorful, bright red berries, which taste just like Wintergreen candy. Growing to about 6″ tall, it will spread slowly to a foot or more in diameter.

Latin Name: Gaultheria procumbens

Site and Soil: Wintergreen likes filtered shade and moist, well-drained, acidic soil.

RootstockDescription: 

Pollination Requirements: Wintergreen is self-fertile.

Hardiness:Wintergreen is hardy to minus 30F 

Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting

Size at Maturity: 6 in.

Bloom Time: Spring

Ripening Time: Late summer

Yield: 1 pint

Pests & Diseases: Wintergreen is not bothered by pests or diseases

USDA Zone: 4

Sunset Western Zone: 1-7, 14-17

Sunset Northeast Zone: 32, 34-45

Additional Information

Size

3.5 inches, 1 Gallon, 2 Gallon, 5 Gallon