Gaultheria Procumbens Seeds, 'Redwood'(TM), Wintergreen, Checkerberry, Teaberry.
These perennial seeds germinate very irregularly over a long period. Lower temperatures of less than +5°C [41°F] are very effective. Seed trays should not be discarded prematurely. Constant moisture must be maintained. Do not leave in direct sunlight.
Life Cycle: Perennial
Origin: Eastern North America
Distinction: Award of Garden Merit (A.G.M.) from the Royal Horticultural Society.
Special Features: Light pink bells, large brilliant red berries, reliable and heavy fruiting, healthy and vigorous.
Basic Colour: (pink / salmon)
Flower Colour: light pink
Natural Flowering Period: July - August
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z8
Growth Habit: groundcover / bushy / evergreen
Height with Flowers: 15 cm
Spacing between Plants: 25 cm
Soil Requirements: avoid lime / well-drained / humus rich, fertile
Characteristics: decorative fruit / medicinal plant
Usage: flowering pot plant