Lemon leaf is a Gaultheria genus evergreen shrub that is endemic to North America. Gaultheria shallon is an evergreen shrub that grows to a height of 1.5 ft-10 ft and spreads via subterranean stems. It features heart-shaped or ovate leaves that are carried on bristly stems that are crimson when young and become rough and brown as they mature. Early in the summer, little, hanging bell-shaped blooms in pale pink and white bloom. Late in the summer, edible, hairy, dark-purple fruits mature.
Botanical Name : Gaultheria shallon
Common Name : Shallon, Lemon Leaf
Height : 1.5-10 ft
Spread : 4-10 ft
Germination Info : Seed requires light for germination. Sow under glass. 30-50 Days to Germination.
Hardiness zone : 6-8
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 200,000