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Pigeonberry

$6.50

Rivina humilis

Pigeonberry is a perennial herb about 1 foot tall that grows beneath trees and shrubs. The flowers are about 1/4 inch across, white to pink, and growing on the last 2-3 inches of the stems. The fruits are numerous, red, and almost translucent, often appearing on the lower part of the stem while the upper part is still blooming. They are a choice of food for many kinds of birds. The leaves are 1-3 inches long and wavy on the edges.


Pigeonberry appeals to the eye when it blooms pale pink and bears scarlet fruit simultaneously. Prefers light shade and moist but well-drained soil. Without supplemental water in summer, it may go dormant.

 

Height: 3’-5’
Spread: 1’-3”
Bloom: March-October
Light: Light Shade, Part Shade, Full Shade
Water: High 
Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10  
Origin: Texas

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