Difference between revisions of "Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. rosei"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. rosei''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. rosei''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Rose's Manzanita</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Rose's Manzanita</h3>
This uncommon manzanita has an open habit that reveals red bark that often peels and shreds as it ages. It is recommended as a bank cover. Flowers attract hummingbirds.<br>
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:This uncommon manzanita has an open habit that reveals red bark that often peels and shreds as it ages. It is recommended as a bank cover. 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:''' 4' H x 8' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 4' H x 8' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Open
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Open
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Slow
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Slow
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 0
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:'''Cold Hardy to:'''  
  
'''Flower Season:''' Winter/Spring
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:'''Flower Season:''' Winter/Spring
  
'''Flower Color:''' Pink
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:'''Flower Color:''' Pink
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Lake Merced, San Francisco County, Monterey County, Mount Tamalpais
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:'''Distribution:''' Lake Merced, San Francisco County, Monterey County, Mount Tamalpais
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy soils, chaparral below 3300'
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy soils, chaparral below 3300'
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' FALSE<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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Latest revision as of 05:15, 7 April 2009

Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. rosei
Common Name: Rose's Manzanita

This uncommon manzanita has an open habit that reveals red bark that often peels and shreds as it ages. It is recommended as a bank cover. Flowers attract hummingbirds.

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 4' H x 8' W
Growth Habit: Open
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to:
Flower Season: Winter/Spring
Flower Color: Pink
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Lake Merced, San Francisco County, Monterey County, Mount Tamalpais
Natural Habitat: Sandy soils, chaparral below 3300'

Hummingbird iconA.jpg Songbird iconA.jpg Butterfly iconA.jpg Slope iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links