Exposure: Full to Partial Sun
Mature Size: 3′ H X 7′
Tree Form: Dense, compact, spreading
Foliage Color: Glossy green
Growth Rate: Fast
Uses: Foundation, border, erosion control, mass plantings, rock garden
Description: Dense, compact, spreading shrub with dark, glossy green foliage on arching branches, pinkish-red flowers in spring and large brilliant red fruit in fall. A popular low spreading groundcover for gardens or mass plantings.
Ornamental Features: Tiny glossy green foliage throughout the season. Small pinkish-red flowers in late spring mature to eye catching red berries in late summer and persist into fall adding winter interest.
Landscape Attributes: Dense, multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a low spreading form and arching branches. Low maintenance, deer and rabbit resistant. Great cover for banks or slopes and erosion control.