Heteromeles arbutifolia 'Davis Gold'

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Heteromeles arbutifolia 'Davis Gold'
Heteromeles arbutifolia 'Davis Gold'

Species Name: Heteromeles arbutifolia 'Davis Gold'
Common Name: Davis Gold Toyon

A beautiful toyon selection that has smooth leaves and yellow berries in winter. Recommended as a screen or specimen. Can be pruned to almost any size.

Plant Family: Rosaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 8-15' H x 8-10' W
Growth Habit: Large shrub or small tree
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 25 degrees F
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden
Natural Habitat: Chaparral, oak woodland, mixed evergreen forest, below 3,900'

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  • Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. California Native Plants for the Garden. Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.