Plant Type: Tropical Evergreen Shrub, Small Tree
Harvest Season: Yerba Mate produces fragrant white blossoms Fall through Winter that turn into vibrant, red ornamental berries in the Spring. Leaves can be harvested year-round once established.
Mature Size: 15-50 ft
Soil & Moisture: Moist, rich, fertile, well-drained soil
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade, Light Shade
Climate Zones: USDA plant hardiness Zones 8-11 with protection from prolonged frost periods
Patio Planting Zones: 4+
All of our tropical fruiting plants can be grown in small or large containers in northern zones or planted outside in warmer climates.