Arctostaphylos Massachusetts
(Bearberry)

Underscore

Characteristics

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Scientific Name:    Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Massachusetts Kinnikinnick
Common Name:    Arctostaphylos Massachusetts
Zone:    4
Type:    Deciduous
Height:    6-12 Inches
Spread:    6-8 Feet
Foliage:    Green
Flower:    Small white - Spring
Fruit:    Red Berry
Fall:    Bronze - yellow
Growth Rate:    Medium
Exposure:    Full Sun to Light Shade


Notes

Grows well in poor sandy soils


Problems

Cannot be planted in premium soil, native soil is best.