Charming Fantasy™ Snowberry
Symphoricarpos hybrid 'Kolcharm'
|Description||Light pink summer blooms followed by abundant large, pink-blushed ornamental fruit in fall. A unique specimen in the winter garden when the leafless stems are blanketed by the attractive fruit. Berries provide food for migrating birds. Berry-filled stems are excellent in floral arrangements. Deciduous.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.|
|Mature Size||Moderate growing; reaches 4 ft. tall and wide.|
|Special Features||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Ornamental Berries, Benefits Birds|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Design Ideas||Native, Snowberries are essential to North American wild landscapes because they naturalize so well. A superbly beautiful addition to wildlife habitat gardens as a late season food source for many species. Improved color and form has boosted them into high status in traditional shrub borders for late season interest. Plant as a low informal hedge or arrange in irregular groupings. A fresh new candidate for foundation planting. Add to any garden for a ready supply of colorful cut berry sprays for autumn decorating.|
|Companion Plants||Spruce (Picea); Magnolia (Magnolia); Beautyberry (Callicarpa); Dogwood (Cornus); American Cranberry (Viburnum); Oak Leaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea)|
|Care||Grows easily in a wide range of soil types. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new spring growth. Naturally forms a thicket; suckers may be pruned to maintain size.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-7
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.