Position: Full sun or partial shade.
Soil: Well drained, acid, fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy. Gaultheria shallon requires shelter from cold winter winds.
Flowering Period: May - June.
Flower Colour: Pinkish-white
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Gaultheria shallon grows to be a medium sized, rounded shrub.
Height: 1.5 m (5 ft)
Spread: 2 m (6 ft)