Ardisia japonica 'Hakuokan'

White King Crown Marlberry




Family: Primulaceae

Genus: Ardisia

Parent: Ardisia japonica

Category: Groundcover

Zones: 7 to 10

Size: 6 to 8" tall, spreading to 18"

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Shade


Pink flowers and red berries. Variegated green and white leaves, white margins, with pink new growth. Spreads by underground rhizomes. Will die back to the ground when it freezes but will return in spring. Likes well-drained soil.

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My Experience: 

I purchased a quart pot at Nurseries Caroliniana in November 2011.

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