Native Region: North America
Zone Range: 02-09
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Thursday 11 October, 2012
Seed count: 12-15
Low growing evergreen shrub with dark green leathery leaves. Small pink-tinted white flowers are followed by scarlet berries. 4 inches height.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Soak seed in hot water for 24 hours prior to sowing Sow singly into pots using ericaceous seed compost. Cover with coarse horticultural sand. Place outside exposed to all weathers. Germination takes 4-6 months. Grow in moist, well-drained acidic soil in full sun or part shade.