Northeast Pollinator Plants
Gaultheria procumbens (Wintergreen)
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Common Name: Wintergreen
Use: Garden or Naturalizing, Ground cover
Light: Full Shade to Part Shade
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: June to July
Flower Color: White, followed by Red Fruit
Height: .25' - .5'
Notes: Gaultheria procumbens (Wintergreen) is a spreading evergreen groundcover, useful in a woodland or shaded garden, native to the Eastern U.S. with mid-season, bell-shaped white flowers followed by long-lasting red berries valued by much wildlife.
Native most of the US east of the Mississippi. Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).