Bearberry 'Vancouver Jade' Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Vancouver Jade'

bearberry 'Vancouver Jade'


'Vancouver Jade' forms a low, arching, evergreen shrub to 15cm. The new shoots are flushed with red and it has small, pink flowers in summer followed by red berries in autumn

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      bearberry 'Vancouver Jade'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning needed

  • bambooSoil

    Loam, Sand, SoilClay

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Low Maintenance Banks and Slopes Ground Cover Underplanting of Roses and Shrubs Patio & Container Plants Cottage & Informal Garden

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in summer or layering in autumn

  • insectPests

    Generally pest free

  • microbeDiseases

    Prone to a leaf spot (see leaf damage on woody plants)