Gaultheria Mucronata Male

 

Pernettya Male. A handsome evergreen bush with glossy, spiny dark green leaves. Produces masses of white colour heath like flowers from late Spring to early Summer. Ideal for ground cover, borders, banks and amongst trees. With a max height and spread of 3 - 4 ft.

 

 

Plant in well drained acidic soil. Full Sun, Hardy

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.