6141 Sunset Lake Road, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526


  • 3g Japanese Ardisia
  • 3g Japanese Ardisia
  • 3g Japanese Ardisia

3g Japanese Ardisia
Ardisia japonica


Evergreen, red berries/ grows 8-12" ht & sp 

Ardisia, also known as Marlberry, is a non-aggressive, mat-like ground cover that grows up to 12-18" in height. Flowers are star-shaped, white, and tinged pink in late spring/summer followed by bright red berries in the fall/winter. Prefers well-drained, cool moist soils. Shelter from cold drying wind in the winter. Use as a ground cover or trimmed hedge in shaded areas. Spreads by suckers and is not drought tolerant. 

  • Showy Flower, Showy Fruit, Winter Interest, Drought Tolerant, Groundcover, Evergreen,
  • Hardy in zones 7 - 9
  • Part Shade, Shade,