Gaultheria shallon

£2.50

Salal, Shallon. A small evergreen shrub 1-1.8m (3-6 ft) high, vigorous and spreading freely to make a good ground cover. Freely bears large clusters of dark purple edible fruits, 10 mm across, with a good flavour. Likes an acid, moist soil and part or full shade – an excellent understorey crop. Also a bee plant. Hardy to -20°C.

Out of stock (For plants, a selection of summer/warm-weather plants is available June/July and our main stock list from August, for autumn/winter delivery)

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Description

Salal, Shallon. A small evergreen shrub 1-1.8m (3-6 ft) high, vigorous and spreading freely to make a good ground cover. Freely bears large clusters of dark purple edible fruits, 10 mm across, with a good flavour. Likes an acid, moist soil and part or full shade – an excellent understorey crop. Also a bee plant. Hardy to -20°C.