Difference between revisions of "Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. tomentosa"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. tomentosa''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. tomentosa''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Wooly-Leaf Manzanita</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Wooly-Leaf Manzanita</h3>
This uncommon manzanita has smooth gray bark. Does best near coast in chaparral or among pine forest. Excellent medium size shrub for hummingbirds and wildlife such as quail.<br>
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:This uncommon manzanita has smooth gray bark. Does best near coast in chaparral or among pine forest. Excellent medium size shrub for hummingbirds and wildlife such as quail.
  
 
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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:''' 3-8' H x 5' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 3-8' H x 5' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, multi-branching
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, multi-branching
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Slow
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Slow
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to part sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to part sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining, acidic
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining, acidic
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 25 degrees F
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 25 degrees F
  
'''Flower Season:''' Spring
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring
  
'''Flower Color:''' White
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:'''Flower Color:''' White
  
'''Endangered?''' Not listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Central and South Coast (Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties)
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:'''Distribution:''' Central and South Coast (Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties)
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy soils, chaparral, coniferous forest below 660'
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy soils, chaparral, coniferous forest below 660'
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' TRUE<br>
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[[Image:hummingbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:slope_iconA.jpg]]
'''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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:'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 05:16, 7 April 2009

Arctostaphylos tomentosa
Arctostaphylos tomentosa

Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos tomentosa ssp. tomentosa
Common Name: Wooly-Leaf Manzanita

This uncommon manzanita has smooth gray bark. Does best near coast in chaparral or among pine forest. Excellent medium size shrub for hummingbirds and wildlife such as quail.

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 3-8' H x 5' W
Growth Habit: Upright, multi-branching
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining, acidic
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 25 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Central and South Coast (Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties)
Natural Habitat: Sandy soils, chaparral, coniferous forest below 660'

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


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links