Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Plants of the Southwest

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi

Kinnikinnick or Indian Tobacco

Kinnikinnick or Indian Tobacco is an evergreen carpet of glossy, dark green leaves. Small, waxy, pinkish flowers. Brilliant red berries. Needs enriched garden soil. Does not take intense heat. Sow in fall or cold stratify 2 months. Zones 2-7.

    Zones, Sun & Water Needs: 234567


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