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Wintergreen

Provides a Year-Round Show of Color

  • SKU: 66384
  • Zones: 4-8
  • Height: 2 - 8 inches
  • Shade Requirement: Full Shade, Partial Shade
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to late summer
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Wintergreen

Description
Enjoy its pinkish-white flowers in spring and edible berries in autumn. Glossy green foliage turns scarlet in winter. Cuttings make a lovely decorative accent. Space 10-12" apart.
Product Details
  • Botanical NameGaultheria procumbens
  • Ships As3" POT
  • Height2 - 8 inches
  • Spacing10 - 12 inches
  • Spread10 - 12 inches
  • Light RequirementsFull Shade, Partial Shade
  • Color Descriptionwhite
  • Foliage TypeLustrous oval evergreen leaves.
  • Bloom TimeLate spring to late summer
  • Flower FormSmall pinkish-white, drooping, waxy, bell shaped. Similar to those of blueberries.
  • Soil RequirementsPrefers acid, partially shaded, sufficiently moist soil. Will tolerate more sun if soil is kept moist.
  • Growth RateModerate
  • PruningPrune back old wood in spring to encourage new growth.
  • Winter CareNo winter care needed.
  • Additional InformationLeaves have been used in making tea.
  • State RestrictionsAE AK GU HI PR
  • Zones4-8
  • FruitEdible red berries, birds love them, the peculiar flavor gives it its name.
  • Planting InstructionsSet plant at same level it is growing at in the container. Firm soil and water thoroughly.
Shipping

Shipping Information:

Plants, fertilizer and other supplies* will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below.

2019 Spring Shipping Schedule

Zone

  Bulbs, Potted Plants and &  
   Perennials  

1A-4B  4/29/19 - 6/21/19 
5A  4/1/19 - 6/21/19 
5B  3/18/19 - 6/21/19 
6A-6B  3/4/19 - 6/21/19 
7A-7B  2/25/19 - 6/21/19 
8A-8B  2/18/19 - 5/24/19 
9A-10B  2/11/19 - 5/24/19 
  Last Order Date   Zones 1-7: June 17th, 2019
Zones 8-10: May 20th, 2019



*Fertilizer and other supplies ordered apart from plant orders are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Other Notes:

We aim for your order to be in your hands at the ideal time to plant, every time. Our growers must anticipate their supply based on the season they expect. Our experts predict weather patterns as best they can to set suitable shipping windows for each growing zone. However, as any gardener knows, nature is not so predictable. The type of product you order, along with the weather in your area or ours, may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Based on the contents of your order, we always strive to ship the order complete and as early as possible. However, sometimes this may result in a delay of some items that are ready before others. Our customers have suggested that they would rather wait to receive their order as complete as possible. If you would like to receive part of your order ahead of time, please reach out to our customer service department and we can accommodate. Orders with large items may be shipped in more than one package. There is no extra charge if your order requires more than one package.

Bareroot perennials, trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant. This promotes optimum transit conditions and provides your new plant with the best opportunity for success in your garden.

Trees and other oversize items cannot be shipped to PO boxes.

After you place your order, you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order ships with an updated arrival estimate and tracking information.

At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.

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