Broad-leaf Evergreen

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Kinnickinnick, Bearberry

  • Great groundcover
  • Reliable plant, especially in seashore conditions
  • No more than 12" high
  • Reddish-bronze autumn foliage
  • Red berries for winter interest
A reliable groundcover, particularly in seashore conditions. Does best in poor, sandy soil. No more than 12" high, the dark green foliage turns reddish-bronze in autumn for year-round effect. The persistent red berries add winter interest.
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Native
Native
Dry Soil
Dry Soil

Characteristics and Attributes