Arctostaphylos 'Howard McMinn' (manzanita)
This manzanita grows up to eight feet tall and wide and can be kept smaller by pruning. It has dark red bark, green leaves, and white flower clusters that bloom in late winter through spring.
An easy California Native to grow in the Los Angeles area. For more recommendations visit our Easiest California Native Plants to grow in your garden guide.
- Plant in full sun to light shade
- Best in well draining acidic soils, tolerates clay and loam soils
- Water one to two times a month after the first year
- Occasional summer water
- Hardy to 10 degrees
- Attracts hummingbirds, birds, and butterflies
-Native to California