Vaccinium vitis-idaea Koralle (Lingonberry )

This low-growing deciduous shrub forms a mat of rooting stems bearing small, glossy, dark green leaves and tiny pink-tinged white flowers that give way to large, bright red berries that ripen in midsummer. The foliage turns an attractive burgundy shade in winter, providing late season interest. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to summer
0.5-1 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts pollinators
Groundcover

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Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture

Red buds open to reveal blazing flame-red flowers on this heavy bloomer. Green foliage is disease resistant and turns red in the fall. Upright/erect form.

Blooms early to mid spring
2-3 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
Deciduous
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Fragrant

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Tubular pink-tinged white flowers bloom opposite each on stems of dark green foliage. Moderate growth rate. Host plant of the Baltimore Checkerspot butterfly.

Blooms mid summer to fall
2-3 ft tall x 1.5-2.5 ft wide
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Tolerant to juglone

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Clusters of deep fuchsia flower buds open to reveal pink blooms with a contrasting pink-red blotch on glossy, deep green evergreen foliage, which remains attractive into the fall. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring
5-6 ft tall x 5-6 ft spread
Evergreen
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Fragrant
Rabbit resistant
Attracts pollinators

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This low-growing shrub has multiple stems of twiggy branches bearing glossy foliage that in spring is red-tinged green and becomes dark blue-green in summer, then turning burgundy in fall. Clusters of small, pink-flushed white flowers in spring give way to edible, powdery, sweet blueberries. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to summer
1-2 ft tall x 2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts pollinators

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This deciduous shrub has multiple stems of twiggy branches bearing glossy foliage that in spring is red-tinged green and becomes dark blue-green in summer, then turning shades of yellow, orange, and burgundy in fall. Clusters of small, pink-flushed white flowers in spring give way to edible powdery-blue berries. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring to summer
4 ft tall x 4 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts pollinators

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This deciduous shrub features vigorous vines adorned with deep green leaves and produces medium-sized clusters of round, black, seedless fruit. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to late spring
Grows 20-25 ft each year
HARDY to 0°F (-17.8°C)

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