Hardiness Zone: 3 – 9

Height: 3 – 12 ft.

Spread: 3 – 12 ft.

Bloom Time: June – July

Bloom Color: Greenish white

Sun: Full sun to part shade

Soil: Medium to wet but adaptable to both light and heavy soil

Type: Deciduous Shrub

Benefit: Bees are important pollinators of winterberry flowers. Wildlife (mammals and more than 48 species of birds) also use this shrub for cover and nesting, and the berries serve as a food source for birds during the fall and winter.