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Partridge Berry Plant- 50 Plants $47.99

Partridge Berry Plant- 50 Plants $47.99

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Partridge Berry Plant

 

Plant Partridge Berry, scientifically known as Mitchella repens, is a charming and low-growing perennial plant native to North America. It is a member of the Rubiaceae family, which includes other well-known plants like coffee and gardenia. It is also known by various common names, including "Twinberry," "Running Fox," and "Squaw Vine."

This plant typically grows in shaded woodlands and forests, forming dense, evergreen mats on the forest floor. It is highly versatile and can flourish in various soil types, making it a popular choice for gardeners looking to add ground cover to shaded areas.

 

Partridge Berry Plant Has Wildly Unique Leaves

The most distinctive feature of the plant is its paired, round, and glossy leaves that appear opposite each other on the stem. The leaves are typically about half an inch long and dark green. The plant produces small, fragrant, tubular flowers in late spring and early summer, generally white or pale pink. These flowers are often found in pairs and give way to small, bright red berries in the late summer or early fall.

One of the unique aspects is its reproductive strategy. The partridge berry requires cross-pollination, meaning that the flowers of one plant need to be fertilized by the pollen from another plant to produce fruit. The berries produced are edible and mildly sweet, often enjoyed by wildlife, including birds and mammals.

Today, Partridge Berry is still valued for its ornamental qualities and its ability to provide ground cover in shaded areas of gardens and natural landscapes. Its delicate flowers and bright red berries make it an attractive addition to woodland gardens, and it continues to be a symbol of resilience and adaptability in the natural world.

 

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John Justiss
Quick Fulfillment and Deliver

My order was quickly processed and shipped. The package contained twice what I ordered with at least half of them being excellent specimens. I simply couldn't be more satisfied. They were planted right away so as to get the best out of Wholesale Nursery's excellent product.

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Josh Rushman
Arrived in great shape

Can’t wait to see them grow!

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Chasity Brently
Beautiful

Great spread and also amazing greens and red.

Thanks Chastity for your great review! We have passed your kind words on to our team. The Wholesale TN Nursery Team are passionate about providing all of our customers with outstanding experiences and they will be delighted to know they hit the mark with you. We hope that in the future we will be able to provide a similarly excellent experience.