Beautiful Christmas Decor That You Can Plant Outside In The Spring!
- Partial Shade to Partial Sun (3 - 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 3 - 6 Inches
- Mature Spread 16 Inches
- Growing Zones 3 - 7
Christmas Wintergreen Care
Plant is delivered in a stunning decorative holiday container that is perfect for decoration and as a gift. It is fully rooted in the soil and can be planted immediately upon arrival, weather permitting or help in a protected, cool area for planting when the ground is ready in the spring.
Compact, dense and slowly spreading, this selection is a dream come true for Small spaces especially in partial sun/shade. It is perfect for grouping in a Small area to create a stunning groundcover.
While beautiful all Year In the landscape, Gaultheria shines in the fall and winter with loads of White, bell shaped flowers that contrasts with its leathery, Red tinged Green foliage in early fall followed by a massive set of fat, bright Red berries through late fall and winter...A real stunner!
Gaultheria will shine as a part of your holiday decorating scheme especially in its holiday container that will add elegance to the plant's beauty. And, what better gift for the plant lover on your list than this stunning evergreen that makes the fall and winter come alive with its flowers and brilliant red berries!
Grows well in partial sun to full shade.
Christmas Wintergreen Spacing
Christmas wintergreens look best when planted in large numbers as a groundcover. The mature height is a dainty 6 inches, while the overall spread can be up to 16 inches. Plant each shrub 12 inches apart on center.
Christmas Wintergreen Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 3 - 7
|Plant Type: Bushes
|Light Exposure: Partial Shade to Partial Sun (3 - 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
|Mature Height: 3 - 6 Inches
|Mature Spread: 16 Inches
|Spacing: 12 Inches
|Habit: Spreading, Trailing
|Flower Color(s): White
|Foliage Type: Evergreen
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Foliage Description: Dark Green
|Seasonal Interest: Summer Flowering, Winter Interest
|Resists: Deer, Rabbit
|Attracts: Bees, Birds, Hummingbirds
|Uses: Borders, Containers, Groundcovers, Mass Planting, Wildlife Gardens
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Foliage Interest, Fragrant, Low Maintenance
|Common Name: Christmas Wintergreen
|Other Name(s): Eastern Teaberry, Checkerberry, Boxberry, or American Wintergreen
|Scientific Name: GAULTHERIA PROCUMBENS
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.