A nice plant on your patio or deck, our evergreen Yerba Mate plants will provide abundant foliage for making this tasty and nutritious tea.
Latin Name: Ilex paraguariensis
Site and Soil: Yerba Mate like 1/2 day to full sun and coarse, well-drained, potting soil.
Hardiness: Yerba Mate is hardy to about 25° F.
Size at Maturity: 5-6 ft. in height when pruned.
Pests & Diseases: Yerba Mate is not bohtered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 9
Sunset Western Zone:
Sunset Northeast Zone: