Gaultheria mucronata Pink Snowdrop™ (syn. Pernettya mucronata Pink Snowdrop™) Ericaceae
Pink Snowdrop Chilean Pernettya gawl-THEE-ree-a mew-kron-AH-ta
- Evergreen shrub, apparently similar to the species type except that it produces pink fruit.
- Sun, part shade. Best in moist, acid soil. Tolerates wind and wet conditions. Tops need pruning to stay attractive.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 7
- Silverton, Oreogn: The Oregon Garden.