×
To buy, sell or swap plants and use our full service please log in or sign up – GreenPlantSwap is completely free!
Record your plants before you lose the plant labels! Just tick the ‘Garden’ box (below) on each plant. Learn more

Pyrola asarifolia

Bog wintergreen

Garden

Wishlist

  • Plant Placeholder

Features

  • BloomsJune
  • Height0.4m to 0.65m
  • Spread0.15m to 0.25m
  • Growth HabitRosette
  • Flower ColourPink to crimson
  • Leaf ColourGreenish purple

Description

Pyrola asarifolia (Bog wintergreen). Grows to 65cm. The leaves are broadly elliptical to reniform about 10cm long, with entire or crenate margins, and often purple beneath.

Characteristics

Perennial, Evergreen, Fragrant

Other common names

Wintergreen

Origin

N. America - Alaska to Newfoundland

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


  • Plant Placeholder

Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -35°C)
  • SoilLight, Medium

Cultivation

Resents disturbance.

Propagation

Seed in autumn or spring or by division in spring.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Very susceptible to slugs and snails

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Sorry. No results found. Please adjust your search…

    To view Pyrola plants offered near you, enter your postcode or log in.

    Get started & find out why

    Posts of the WeekPosts & Events

    Open your garden for Thrive
    Potting

    “It’s not just gardening,
    it makes us healthier and happier”

    Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)