Difference between revisions of "Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Pacific Mist'"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos uva-ursi'' 'Pacific Mist'<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos uva-ursi'' 'Pacific Mist'<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' 'Pacific Mist' Manzanita selection</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' 'Pacific Mist' Manzanita selection</h3>
Fast growing for a manzanita. Drought-tolerant on coast, needs some summer water inland. Nice form with pointed gray-green leaves. Easy to grow. Garden tolerant. Flowers attract hummingbirds.<br>
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:Fast growing for a manzanita. Drought-tolerant on coast, needs some summer water inland. Nice form with pointed gray-green leaves. Easy to grow. Garden tolerant. Flowers attract hummingbirds.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Ericaceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Ericaceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Groundcover
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:'''Plant Type:''' Groundcover
  
'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 5' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 5' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Low, mounding
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low, mounding
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to part sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to part sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Occasional to moderate
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Occasional to moderate
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 10 degrees F
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 10 degrees F
  
'''Flower Season:''' Winter
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:'''Flower Season:''' Winter
  
'''Flower Color:''' White
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:'''Flower Color:''' White
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Selected for use in the garden.  Introduced by Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
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:'''Distribution:''' Selected for use in the garden.  Introduced by Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Hills, bluffs, canyons in coastal sage scrub
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Hills, bluffs, canyons in coastal sage scrub
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' TRUE<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 05:19, 7 April 2009

Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Pacific Mist'
Common Name: 'Pacific Mist' Manzanita selection

Fast growing for a manzanita. Drought-tolerant on coast, needs some summer water inland. Nice form with pointed gray-green leaves. Easy to grow. Garden tolerant. Flowers attract hummingbirds.

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Groundcover
Height by Width: 2' H x 5' W
Growth Habit: Low, mounding
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 10 degrees F
Flower Season: Winter
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
Natural Habitat: Hills, bluffs, canyons in coastal sage scrub

Hummingbird iconA.jpg Songbird iconA.jpg Oak iconA.jpg Butterfly iconA.jpg Slope iconA.jpg Container iconA.jpg


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Other Names


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