Difference between revisions of "Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia"

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<h3>'''Species Name: ''Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia''<br>
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'''Common Name:''' Baja Birdbush or Palo Blanco<br></h3>
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:Attractive small tree with narrow leaves and white flowers. The smooth bark makes it a good specimen tree. Rare in California.
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:'''Plant Family:''' Ericaceae
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:'''Plant Type:''' Shrub
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:'''Height by Width:''' 6-10' H x 8' W
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Upright, multi-branching
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Moderate to fast
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full to part sun
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining, rocky
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to occasional
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 25 degrees F
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:'''Flower Season:''' Spring
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:'''Flower Color:''' White
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:'''Endangered?:''' List 2 / RED 3-3-1
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:'''Distribution:''' South Coast (San Diego); Northern Baja California.
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Chaparral from 180-2500'
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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:'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 18:12, 5 August 2009

Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia
Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia

Species Name: Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia
Common Name: Baja Birdbush or Palo Blanco

Attractive small tree with narrow leaves and white flowers. The smooth bark makes it a good specimen tree. Rare in California.

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 6-10' H x 8' W
Growth Habit: Upright, multi-branching
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate to fast
Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining, rocky
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 25 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: List 2 / RED 3-3-1
Distribution: South Coast (San Diego); Northern Baja California.
Natural Habitat: Chaparral from 180-2500'

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Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links