Gaultheria shallon

Evergreen groundcover/creeping shrub that grows up to 5' tall. Glossy evergreen leaves with white urn-shaped flowers that hang down along the stem and fruits that are reddish-blue to dark purple. Foliage used in floral arrangements. Helps prevent weed establishment. Ideal for areas where tall shrubs are not desired but neither are weeds.

$4.00/Small container

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Plant Details

Habitat NotesMixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland
Years Planted at Arboretums2012, 2012
Mature Height2-3’
Shade Preference
Soil Tolerance Dry to moist
Special Uses Attracts insects, bees and butterflies; Provides wildlife forage, cover and food; Ornamental; Deer resistant
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