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Gaultheria mucronata 'Lilacina'
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synonyms: Pernettya mucronata 'Lilacina'
shrub, evergreen, ground-cover
poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
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.