|Linnaea borealis var. longiflora||Synonym|
|Linnaea borealis subsp. borealis||Synonym|
|Linnaea borealis subsp. longiflora||Synonym|
|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
Partial Shade to Full Shade
|Water Preferences:||Wet Mesic
|Soil pH Preferences:||Very strongly acid (4.5 – 5.0)
Strongly acid (5.1 – 5.5)
Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
|Plant Height:||2 to 4 inches|
|Plant Spread:||8 to 12 inches|
|Flower Color:||Bi-Color: Pink and white
|Bloom Size:||Under 1"
Late summer or early fall
|Propagation: Seeds:||Stratify seeds: Cold stratify for @ 60 days if planting in the spring.
Other info: Air dry seeds for fall planting.
|Propagation: Other methods:||Cuttings: Stem
|Posted by KFredenburg (Black Hills, SD - Zone 5a) on Dec 11, 2020 11:12 AM
Range: throughout the western mountains, south to Northern California, northern Arizona, and New Mexico; east to western South Dakota. Additional info: named for Carolus Linnaeus, the father of systematic botany, this charming plant makes a good ground cover in the woodland garden.
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