Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'

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Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Common Name: 'Dr. Hurd' Manzanita selection

Tolerates regular garden care. Light green leaves and mahogany bark are hallmarks of this specimen manzanita. Stunning companion to Bigberry manzanita (A. glauca). Flowers attract hummingbirds.

Plant Family: Ericaceae

Plant Type: Shrub/Tree-like

Height by Width: 15' H x 10' W

Growth Habit: Multi-trunked, tree-like

Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen

Growth Rate: Slow

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Soil Preference: Adaptable

Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional

Cold Hardy to: 0-15 degrees F

Flower Season: Winter/Spring

Flower Color: White

Endangered? Not listed

Distribution: Selected for the garden by Saratoga Horticultural Foundation

Natural Habitat: Slopes, chaparral, rocky soils, woodland, forest

Hummingbirds: TRUE
Birds: TRUE
Under Oaks: FALSE
Butterflies: TRUE
Clay: TRUE
Aromatic: FALSE
Slope/Erosion: TRUE
Container: TRUE

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