Difference between revisions of "Arctostaphylos edmundsii"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos edmundsii''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos edmundsii''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Little Sur Manzanita</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Little Sur Manzanita</h3>
Endangered and threatened by foot traffic and non-native plants. Forms a compact, mounding evergreen shrub. Tolerates heavy soil, partial shade, and summer irrigation, especially in inland gardens. Flowers attract hummingbirds.<br>
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:Endangered and threatened by foot traffic and non-native plants. Forms a compact, mounding evergreen shrub. Tolerates heavy soil, partial shade, and summer irrigation, especially in inland gardens. Flowers attract hummingbirds.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Ericaceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Ericaceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
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:'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
  
'''Height by Width:''' 2-3' H x 4-6' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 2-3' H x 4-6' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Low, spreading groundcover
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low, spreading groundcover
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Slow
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Slow
  
"'''Sun Exposure:''' Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade
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":'''Sun Exposure:''' Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade
 
Inland: Part Sun"
 
Inland: Part Sun"
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Adaptable
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Adaptable
  
'''Water Requiremenets:''' Drought-tolerant to moderate
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to moderate
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
  
'''Flower Season:''' Winter/Spring
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:'''Flower Season:''' Winter/Spring
  
'''Flower Color:''' White
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:'''Flower Color:''' White
  
'''Endangered?''' List 1B/RED 3-2-3
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:'''Endangered?:''' List 1B/RED 3-2-3
  
'''Distribution:''' Northwest Monterey County, CA
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:'''Distribution:''' Northwest Monterey County, CA
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Coastal bluff scrub, chaparral. Elevation: 100-300'.
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Coastal bluff scrub, chaparral. Elevation: 100-300'.
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' TRUE<br>
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[[Image:hummingbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:oak_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:clay_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:slope_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:container_iconA.jpg]]
'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' TRUE<br>
 
  
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
  
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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:'''History'''<br>
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'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
  
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
  
'''Links'''<br>
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Revision as of 02:33, 31 March 2009

Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos edmundsii
Common Name: Little Sur Manzanita

Endangered and threatened by foot traffic and non-native plants. Forms a compact, mounding evergreen shrub. Tolerates heavy soil, partial shade, and summer irrigation, especially in inland gardens. Flowers attract hummingbirds.

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 2-3' H x 4-6' W
Growth Habit: Low, spreading groundcover
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Slow

":Sun Exposure: Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade Inland: Part Sun"

Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Winter/Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: List 1B/RED 3-2-3
Distribution: Northwest Monterey County, CA
Natural Habitat: Coastal bluff scrub, chaparral. Elevation: 100-300'.

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