Log in Sign up
Since 1988, THE source for buying native, rare, and unique perennials.
Image of black cat and text indicating no photo is available

Gaultheria procumbens

Wintergreen

Write a review
| Ask a Question

Item #: 1463

Zones: 3a to 8b

Height: 3" tall

Culture: Light Shade to Shade

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.


This is truly one of our native celebrities. Wintergreen is a drought tolerant evergreen groundcover with small glossy dark green foliage (not invasive!) which after flowering (white) is smothered in pea size red berries. The leaves are crushed to make wintergreen oil...fabulous!