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Arctostaphylos australis - Southern Manzanita (Plant)

Arctostaphylos australis - Southern Manzanita (Plant)

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  • Arctostaphylos australis - Southern Manzanita (Plant)
    • Arctostaphylos australis - Southern Manzanita (Plant)

    Arctostaphylos australis - Southern Manzanita (Plant)

    Though not widely available, it is one of our most ornamental manzanitas. Showy masses of light pink flower clusters adorn this sculptural shrub in winter, attracting hummingbirds. First described by Alice Eastwood in 1944.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameArctostaphylos australis
    Common NameSouthern Manzanita
    Plant TypeShrub
    Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Inland-Sun, Inland-Part Sun,
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Flower ColorPink, Magenta, Rose
    Flowering MonthsMarch, April
    Evergreen/DeciduousEvergreen
    Height by Width8ft. x 8ft.
     
    Specialty Features
    • Erosion Control
    • Butterflies/Moths
    • Songbirds
    • Hummingbirds
    • Hedge/Screen
    • Deer Resistant
    • Pollinators

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