Gaultheria (Pernettya) are evergreen, often dioecious, shrubs with simple, leathery leaves and small, bell-shaped white or pink flowers, followed by long lasting fleshy fruits in various colours. G. mucronata is a bushy evergreen shrub with small, sharply pointed dark green leaves and tiny nodding, bell-shaped white flowers followed, on pollinated female plants, by showy red, white, or pink berries. Fun or partial shade position and moist but well-drained soil. Ultimate height 100-150cm.
Single plants – 14cm pot –