Latin Name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Massachusetts Massachusetts Bearberry

Height:  6-12"

Spread:  2-4'

Shape:  Low spreading

Foliage:  Dark green

Fall Foliage:  Bronze

Exposure:  Full Sun

Zone:  3-6

 

A disease resistant selection with smaller leaves. Excellent evergreen groundcover native to the U.S. with fine foliage and scarlet red fruit. Thrives in sandy soil and hot sun. Fruits in August and September. Pink-white flowers in spring. 1999 Cary Award Winner.