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Checkerberry

‘Speedy Baron’

Checkerberry
Latin name
Gaultheria procumbens
Type
Hardy evergreen shrub
Final height
0.3m
Final width
0.75m
Situation
Full sun; partial shade
Flowering months
Spring (berries), summer (white)
Can it be multiplied
Seed; semi-hardwood cuttings
Edible
Yes (fruit only)
Toxic
None reported
Bee friendly
No
Plant care tip
Keep moist in heat of summer