Lingonberry vitis-idaea (Cowberry Bush)
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Lingonberry vitis-idaea 'Red Candy'

Cowberry Bush

Plant Type: Edibles

Patent: pp22105

NEW FOR 2019

Attractive, easy to grow, with bright red fruits on small, low growing shrubs. 'Red Candy' is early to flower and fruit with a compact growth habit. Produces masses of berries and the berries stay on the shrub for a long time.

  • Bright red fruits
  • Superfood berries produced in fall
  • Plants are self-fertile but more fruit production with 2 or more
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Height:

8-10 in

Spread:

6-8 in

Zone:

5-8

Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Average water needs, do not overwater.

Lingonberry

Common Name: Vaccinium

A North American native, lingonberries are considered a 'superfood' due to the high antioxident qualities. They grow as a low, evergreen shrub that likes wet soil. Fruit will mature in fall.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies

Attributes

Ground Cover

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer