Uva Ursi, plant

$14.30$33.00 incl. GST

Usually Available: August to November
Shipping: NOT Western Australia or Tasmania, NOT internationally
Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Pot Size: 40mm tube, 100mm pot

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Description

Uva Ursi plant, Arctostaphylos uva-ursi, is sometimes known as Bearberry. Traditional food and medicine plant of the Native Americans. The Chippewa Indians combined the leaves with tobacco to create a smoke to treat headache. A tea or tincture treats urinary tract infection. Attractive ground cover. Uva Ursi plant is native to the Northern Hemisphere and is adaptable to most soils and positions. Drought and frost resistant. An evergreen perennial to 0.2m x 0.45m. Best suited to a cool, dry climate,

Seed for Uva Ursi plant.