Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Bearberry, kinnikinnick

Native evergreen bearberry is a shrubby ground cover for cool climates and poor sandy soils. The 6-12" tall foliage has dark green small rounded leaves and nodding white flowers in mid to late spring. Flowers are followed by bright red berries, (beloved by bears), that persist into winter. The foliage becomes a reddish-plum color in fall.

Height: 6-12 in
Spacing: 18 in
Hardiness Zone: 2 – 6

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Plants will be in seasonal condition with appropriate foliage.

Size Price Each 2-12 12+ QTY
4" Pot $14.95 $12.95 $10.95 SOLD OUT
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Characteristics & Attributes for Arctostaphylos uva-ursi


Soil Moisture

Attracts Wildlife

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