Scientific Name: Andromeda polifolia Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:bog rosemary Texture:Fine
Family Name:EricaceaeHabit: Upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Canada - northern, U.S. - northeast, Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 2: (-46 to -40 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Glabrous, Linear, Oblong, Entire
Flowers: Umbel, White, Pink, May- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Brown
Exposure: Full sun, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Acidic, Bog
Landscape Uses: Rock garden, Wetland - bogs, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Leaves narrow, blue-green, margins rolled under; fruit brown capsule.