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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. viscida''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. viscida''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sierra Manzanita</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Sierra Manzanita</h3>
Beautiful smooth red bark, prefers well draining soils. Usually found at mid elevations. Grows well with pines. Great addition to woodland garden or as specimen. Flowers attract hummingbirds.<br>
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:Beautiful smooth red bark, prefers well draining soils. Usually found at mid elevations. Grows well with pines. Great addition to woodland garden or as specimen. 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:''' 6'-12' H x 3'-8' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 6'-12' H x 3'-8' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, tree-like
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, tree-like
  
'''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, 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:''' 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:''' White
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:'''Flower Color:''' White
  
'''Endangered?''' Not Listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not Listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Klamath Range, Cascade Range Foothills, Sierra Nevada
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:'''Distribution:''' Klamath Range, Cascade Range Foothills, Sierra Nevada
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Chaparral, coniferous forest. Elevation: 450 - 4500'.
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Chaparral, coniferous forest. Elevation: 450 - 4500'.
  
'''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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Revision as of 05:27, 7 April 2009

Arctostaphylos viscida

Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos viscida ssp. viscida
Common Name: Sierra Manzanita

Beautiful smooth red bark, prefers well draining soils. Usually found at mid elevations. Grows well with pines. Great addition to woodland garden or as specimen. Flowers attract hummingbirds.

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 6'-12' H x 3'-8' W
Growth Habit: Upright, tree-like
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Slow
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining, acidic
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Klamath Range, Cascade Range Foothills, Sierra Nevada
Natural Habitat: Chaparral, coniferous forest. Elevation: 450 - 4500'.

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Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


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