Arctostaphylos bakeri 'Louis Edmonds'
Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos bakeri 'Louis Edmunds'
Common Name: 'Louis Edmunds' Manzanita selection
Highly recommended as specimen. Beautiful, purplish brown bark. Tolerates garden water. Flowers attract hummingbirds. Can be shaped into a small tree form.
Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 6-8' H x 6' W
Growth Habit: Upright shrub
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requiremenets: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Winter/Spring
Flower Color: Pink
Endangered? Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden by Saratoga Horticultural Foundation.
"Natural Habitat: Slopes, bluffs, hills, canyons
Selection of species native to Sonoma County area"
Under Oaks: FALSE
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