Gaultheria procumbens


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Other herbs included Anemone quinquefolia (wood anemone), Aralia nadicaulis (wild sarsaparilla), Aster oolentangiensis (sky blue aster), Fragaria virginiana (wild strawberry), Gaultheria procumbens (wintergreen), Geranium maculatum (wild geranium), Helianthus divaricatus (woodland sunflower), Lysimachia quadrifolia (whorled loose-strife), Osmorbiza claytoni (sweet cicely), Polygonatum biflorum (smooth Solomon's seal), Potentilla simplex (old field five-fingers), Rubus flagellaris (dewberry), Smilacina racemosa (false Solomon's seal), Solidago rugosa (rongh stemmed goldenrod), and Viola sororia (common blue violet).
Some of my favourites are: winter-flowering pompom daisies (Bellis), ornamental cabbages, Gaultheria procumbens with its bright red berries, miniature conifers, Euonymus fortunei Silver Queen or Emerald Gaiety, variegated hebe, Helleborus niger (the Christmas rose and its many pretty varieties), winter-flowering heathers and universal pansies.
With a dwarf, rounded habit, gaultheria procumbens - Partridge Berry as it is commonly known - makes the perfect container specimen.