New England Wild Flower Society

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

red bearberry

Description coming soon

Height: 3-6 in
Spread: 2-3 ft
Hardiness Zone: 3-8


Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture
Average
Dry
Ecoregion
(59) Northeastern Coastal Zone
(84) Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens
(82) Acadian Plains and Hills
(58) Northeastern Highlands
(83) Eastern Great Lakes Lowlands
Attracts Wildlife
Other Pollinators/Wildlife
Attracts Bees
Attracts Songbirds
Ornamental Interest
Spring Bloom
Summer Fruit
Fall Foliage
Winter Interest and/or Evergreen
Attractive Fall Foliage and/or Ornamental Fruit
Red Fruit
Red to Purple Fall Foliage
Landscape Use
Rain Garden
Groundcover
Tolerance
Salt Tolerant
Urban Environment
Drought Tolerant
Deer/Rabbit Resistant
Additional Attributes
Low Maintenance


North American Distribution