Yuletide Camellia
a close up of a Yuletide Camellia bloom

Yuletide Camellia

Camellia sasanqua 'Yuletide'

This compact evergreen shrub with an upright growing habit has single bright red flowers with yellow stamens and glossy leaves.

  • Prefers full sun in cool summer climate areas, part shade elsewhere.
  • Keep soil moist but well drained. Mulch to keep roots cool and promote moisture retention.
  • Feed in autumn with fertilizer for acid loving plants.
  • Prune after flowering or during summer. Remove dead or weak wood.
  • Will grow up to 10' tall and 10' wide.
red berries of the Creeping Wintergreen

Creeping Wintergreens

Gaultheria procumbens

This easy evergreen ground cover has small pale pink flowers in spring with bright scarlet berries by late summer.

  • Water thoroughly as needed during the growing season until established.
  • Fertilize lightly 1-3 times during the growing season.
  • Treat for diseases or insects as needed.
  • Will grow up to 6-12" tall and 2-3' wide.
  • The berries are edible - and they taste like wintergreen!