Wintergreen

Wintergreen

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Gaultheria procumbens

Also known as checkerberry. Slow-growing groundcover with dark green, glossy leaves. White flowers are followed by large, red edible berries. Flowers appear in May-July. Berries July- March. Does not do well in full sun. Can tolerate wet or dry soil conditions. Also called checkerberry, teaberry, groundholly and spiceberry.

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Evergreen Shrub
foliage Type Evergreen
Height < 1 ft
Spread 4-8 ft
Shape Groundcover
Primary foliage Color
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Partial Shade
Water Preferences Average
Cold Hardiness Zone