Difference between revisions of "Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Wood's Compact'"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos uva-ursi'' 'Wood's Compact'<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos uva-ursi'' 'Wood's Compact'<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' 'Wood's Compact' Manzanita selection</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' 'Wood's Compact' Manzanita selection</h3>
Beautiful, dense, dark green groundcover with large red berries. Fast growing with some summer water and partial sun. Tolerates more shade than most manzanitas. Flowers attract hummingbirds.<br>
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:Beautiful, dense, dark green groundcover with large red berries. Fast growing with some summer water and partial sun. Tolerates more shade than most manzanitas. 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:''' 1' H x 3-6' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 1' H x 3-6' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Low, dense, compact
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Low, dense, compact
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade
  
'''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:''' 15 degrees F
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 15 degrees F
  
'''Flower Season:''' Spring
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring
  
'''Flower Color:''' Pink
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:'''Flower Color:''' Pink
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Ed Wood.
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:'''Distribution:''' Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Ed Wood.
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Selected for use in the garden
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Selected for use in the garden
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' TRUE<br>
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[[Image:hummingbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:oak_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:slope_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:container_iconA.jpg]]
'''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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'''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 05:23, 7 April 2009

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Wood's Compact'

Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Wood's Compact'
Common Name: 'Wood's Compact' Manzanita selection

Beautiful, dense, dark green groundcover with large red berries. Fast growing with some summer water and partial sun. Tolerates more shade than most manzanitas. Flowers attract hummingbirds.

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Groundcover
Height by Width: 1' H x 3-6' W
Growth Habit: Low, dense, compact
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Pink
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Ed Wood.
Natural Habitat: Selected for use in the garden

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


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links