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Gaultheria procumbens

SKU: gapro
An easy species with white flowers and large red berries.
Family: Ericaceae
Flower Colour: White
Flowering Season: Spring
Origin: Asia
Preferred Conditions: Moist, acid soil
Preferred Aspect: Full sun or part shade
Additional Feature: Ornamental fruit
Price: £3.00
Availability: Currently Out of Stock
Gaultheria procumbens
Product Details
Spreading by means of short stolons this plant tends to produce a thicket of wiry stems which carry the elliptical glossy deep green leaves just 2 cms long and a little narrower. These are deep bronze-red when young. Flowers are borne in racemes on short pedicels and are white with large red berries to follow. An easy species in sun or light shade providing the roots do not dry out.