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Symphoricarpos albus

Size/Zone: BR 12 – 18″

Sun: Full sun, can tolerate sun or some shade

Soil Conditions: Grows on dry to moist sites

Special Uses: Supports pollinators, birds, hummingbirds

Adaptable shrub having attractive foliage and clusters of waxy white berries that persist through winter.

Habitat Notes: Grows in full to partial sun in a variety of habitats. Very adaptable and hardy. Forms clumps and spreads in hedge-like manner. Low and wide.

ID Notes:  Delicate oblong leaves. Pinkish small flowers in early summer which produce waxy white berries that persist through winter.

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Height at 20 yrs. 5 ft. Deer Browse Low
Mature Height 5 ft. Wildlife Value High
Growth Rate Moderate Timber Value N/A
Lifespan Long Resprout Ability Yes
Moisture Use Low Hardiness High
Drought Tolerance High  
Sun Tolerance High  

USDA Plant Database

Wildflower Native Plant Database

Photo Credits: The Wild Garden,