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GAULTHERIA

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Rootgrow - Large - 360g

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £12.00

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £6.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - good for game cover and shelter for wildlife.
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    Pests & Diseases - none

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    Place of Origin - western North America.

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    Flower Colour: White - tinged pink.

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    Toxicity: Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these. - berries, however, are edible.

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 14 days before you RECEIVE your plants.
After our recent success at Chelsea we are receiving unprecedented demand which means that until we clear the backlog orders over £80 may take up to 21 days to be despatched.

We regret to inform you that we cannot currently accept orders for export outside of the UK until the autumn

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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GAULTHERIA

Box berry, Mountain tea, Salal, Shallon

(Formerly PERNETTYA)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 1.2cm (4ft)
Spread - in metres - 1.5m (5ft)

Plant Type

Evergreen - red shoots and broadly oval, sharp-pointed, bristly toothed, glossy, dark-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - edible fruits known as Salal in the Pacific Northwest, not as tasty as blueberries, but edible nonetheless
Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - compact, bushy shrub spreading vigorously by suckers. Flowers in arching racemes to 10cm (4in) long of broadly urn-shaped flowers.

Preferred Location

Soil Conditions

Neutral to acid soil - peaty and moist

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Varieties

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Bells Seedling'

 AWARD GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Bells Seedling'  >

Box berry, Mountain tea, Prickly heath
Bright red berries
 MULTIBUY  Any 3+ £9.00 each
£12.00 each 2+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Crimsonia'

 AWARD GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Crimsonia'  >

Box berry, Mountain tea, Prickly heath
White flowers, crimson berries
 MULTIBUY  Any 3+ £9.00 each
£12.00 each 2+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Mother of Pearl'

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Mother of Pearl'  >

Box berry, Mountain tea, Prickly heath
Pale pink berries
 MULTIBUY  Any 3+ £9.00 each
£12.00 each 2+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Mulberry Wine'

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Mulberry Wine'  >

Box berry, Mountain tea, Prickly heath
White flowers and magenta-purple berries which deepen in colour with age
 MULTIBUY  Any 3+ £9.00 each
£12.00 each 2+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Signal'

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Signal'  >

Box berry, Mountain tea, Prickly heath
Bright scarlet berries
 MULTIBUY  Any 3+ £9.00 each
£12.00 each 2+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Snow White'

GAULTHERIA mucronata 'Snow White'  >

Box berry, Mountain tea, Prickly heath
Pure white berries - sometimes speckled pink
 MULTIBUY  Any 3+ £9.00 each
£12.00 each 2+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

GAULTHERIA procumbens

GAULTHERIA procumbens  >

Box berry, Checker berry, Mountain tea, Partridge berry, Wintergreen
creeping evergreen border or rock plant with dark green leaves and red fruits in autumn
 MULTIBUY 
£12.50 each 3+£10.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant


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