Plant Base Online (beta)

botanical name:
Gaultheria mucronata 'Lilacina'
Gaultheria mucronata 'Lilacina' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Pernettya mucronata 'Lilacina'
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.90m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: pink
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
Medium sized deep lilac-pink fruits, freely produced. Female cultivar.

Moist, neutral to acid, peaty soil in full sun or partial shade. Male and female plants need to be grown together to ensure fruiting.

Semi-ripe cuttings or rooted suckers.

Woodland or rock gardens on acid soil. Combines well with heathers.

install Plant Base on your PC or Mac :

  • self contained application
  • update and add records
  • powerful features
  • larger pictures

read more ...

Ads by Google :