Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'San Bruno Mountain'
Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'San Bruno Mountain'
Common Name: 'San Bruno Mountain' Manzanita selection
Highly recommended hardy groundcover featuring thick rounded leaves and pale pink flowers. Vigorous and dense. Tolerates garden water. Recommended for use near a lawn border. Flowers attract hummingbirds.
Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Groundcover
Height by Width: 6in. H x 10' W
Growth Habit: Groundcover
Growth Rate: Moderate
"Sun Exposure: Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade Part Sun-Inland"
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 10 degrees F
Flower Season: Winter/Spring
Flower Color: Pink
Endangered? Not listed
Distribution: Garden selection from San Bruno Mountain in San Mateo. Introduced by Ken Taylor.
Natural Habitat: San Bruno Mountain in San Mateo
Under Oaks: TRUE
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