Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'

Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Plant family: Ericaceae - Heath

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Plant type: Shrub, Tree

Plant origin: N/A, California

 
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One Gallon 90   7.99
24 inch box natural 0   249.99
Five gallon - Natural 125   24.99
Fifteen Gallon 0   74.99

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Flower Color Light Pink, Pink, White
Blooming Season Spring, Winter
Height 5-15 feet
Spread 10-15 feet
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Clay, Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam, Adaptable

Special Characteristic

Edible , Hedges and Screens

Plant Highlights

Dr. Hurd Manzanita is an evergreen, multi-branched, treelike hybrid shrub with glossy, light green foliage and grows up to 15'. This manzanita can handle some summer water and a richer soil but will also grow well in clay soil, and tolerates sandy soil. Its brown-red bark and lovely multi-branched form makes this distinctive taller Arctostaphylos a prized specimen plant and focal point of the landscape in many gardens. Perfectly drought tolerant in most gardens, Dr. Hurd is one of the faster manzanitas and is a reliable shrub. This form was found by John Coulter of the Saratoga Horticultural Foundation in 1972.

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