American Wintergreen 3 For $12.99

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6, 7,
6, 7,
Planting Zones 6-7
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Flower Gardens And Beds, Flowering,
Flower Gardens And Beds, Flowering,
Year Round
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Under 3 Feet
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American Wintergreen 3 For $12.99 Description

American Wintergreen - Gaultheria Prodcumbens

The American Wintergreen is a small plant that can be found anywhere from Canada to South America. It is a perennial, evergreen herb that tolerates a variety of conditions. Therefore, this Plant is even found in Tennessee! At Tennessee Nursery, we offer this perennial! We think this might be a great plant to add to your garden as well! Learn more about this plant, and see if it is right for you!

American Wintergreen appearance 

American wintergreen plant has dark green, striped leaves. They range from one to three inches in length. They can be up to an inch wide. The striped leaves contrast beautifully with white veins that run down the middle. This is a hallmark characteristic of this plant. The stems of this plant grows out of creeping rhizomes.

At the top, round flowers bloom in the middle of the Summer. They usually sprout in late July or early August. You might even see the Spotted Wintergreen when you go hiking? The flowers will white before turning pink later in the season. The perennial relies on animals to pollinate the flower and spread it from place to place. You might even notice seeds in capsules that eventually pop open when they are carried by the wind.

Where Does this plant Grow

They will grow well just about everywhere. You might see this plant in forests, particularly at the tops of hills. It loves oak and pine trees. You can also find the Spotted Wintergreen in sandy locations. Unlike other plants, this perennial plant tolerates acidic soil very well! Therefore, this plant is easy to grow!

Centuries ago, Native Americans used this plant as a medicine. They used it to break down kidney stones and gallstones. They also used the leaves to treat stomach issues, sores, and open wounds. It has a number of healing properties that Native Americans found useful. Now, this plant is used to add a splash of color to your garden! If you want a unique plant for your home or office garden, consider this plant!

American Wintergreen Plants Online

At Tennessee Nursery, this perennial is just one of many plants we offer. We know that it will grow well under just about any conditions. That is why we recommend it to so many people. You can also combine the plant with other plants in your garden. That way, you can create a symphony of color in your backyard! Our plant experts can also work with you to develop your commercial landscape as well! To learn more about the Spotted Wintergreen or other plants in our selection, contact us today!

Reviews (5)

  • 4

    Posted by Joseph on Jun 20, 2022

    Acceptable root. No planting instructions.

  • 4

    Posted by Paul Davidson on Jan 23, 2022

    A nice white and green petals that survives in my sandy garden area. I have this landscape with my new moss beside my mini pond. such an attraction.

  • 5

    Posted by Ellen Lee on Jan 13, 2022

    Plants Looks very fresh and green
    Really liked it.

  • 5

    Posted by Doug Robinson on Jan 12, 2022

    Amazing product! Grew healthy each day. Love It.

  • 5

    Posted by Daniel on Jan 08, 2022

    I am very lucky to get my orders delivered on time. I know the spotted wintergreen is one of the best grown perennials in TN nursery thus i placed my order right away.
    Thank you so much again.


Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

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