Epigaea repens

This species does particularly well on edges of dirt or logging roads through forests on acidic soils.  Though apparently secure in the state, it is considered "exploitably vulnerable"  and is protected in NY state.

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
Trailing Arbutus
Type: 
Native
Herbaceous Plants - Annuals, Biennials, Perennials
Status: 
exploitably vulnerable - protected
Moisture: 
Moist
Light: 
Part Shade
Shade
Soil: 
Sandy
Well-drained

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