American Cranberry Bush
Mature Size: 10′ H X 8′ W
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Description: A truly magnificent four-season native shrub; exquisite clusters of pure white pinwheel flowers in spring, brilliant red fruit and good fall color, golden stems; hardy and adaptable.
Ornamental Features: White lacecap flowers. Dark green foliage. Leaves turn red in the fall. Scarlet fruits are held in clusters, excellent for fresh eating and making jams and jellies. Smooth gray bark and gold branches.
Landscape Attributes: Multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Low maintenance shrub. Good choice for attracting birds.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)