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Vaccinium calycinum

Classification

Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Vaccinium
                        Specie: Vaccinium calycinum

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 4 ft (1.2 m)

Cultivation: Cool, moist, humus-rich, acidic, well-drained soil

Features: Deep green leaves; white to pink flowers; pinkish red fruit

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Screen

Zones: 9?11

Description: This is a subtropical to tropical evergreen shrub. Found in the mountains of Hawaii, it has 3?5?in (8?12 cm) long, leathery, deep green leaves with heavily serrated edges. The flowers are white to pale pink and occur in small clusters at the branch tips.

Growth Habit: Multi-branched habit

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