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Zones 2-10, 14-24
Partial Sun
Partial
Regular WaterMinimal Water
Moderate, Minimal
Toxicity
Ingesting berries may cause illness

Symphoricarpos mollis

Creeping Snowberry, Spreading Snowberry
Caprifoliaceae
Deciduous, Ground covers, Shrubs, Decorative fruit or berries, Flowers

SYMPHORICARPOS

Upright or arching, typically 2 to 6 ft. high and wide, often spreading by root suckers. Most are best used as wild thicket for erosion control on steep banks. Clusters of small pink or white flowers in spring or early summer. Attractive round, berrylike fruit remains on stems after leaves drop in autumn; attracts birds. Cut stems look good in winter arrangements.

Symphoricarpos mollis

Native to western North America.Like S. albus but usuallyless than 1 1/2 ft. high, with earlier,sparser bloom, smallerfruit. Spreads like a groundcover,its trailing branches rootingwhere they touch soil.Partial shade.

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