Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Sentinel'

Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Sentinel'


Sentinel Manzanita

A medium sized California Native evergreen shrub with gray green foliage that grows to about eight feet high and wide. It can be pruned into a small tree.  White to pale pink flowers bloom heavily in the spring.  It has red bark and is one of the fastest growing manzanitas- it can reach its mature height in a few years.

- Plant in full sun to partial shade

- Well drained soil

- Preforms extremely well in beach sand and is tolerant of clay

- Clay soil

- Water one to two times per summer once established

- Attracts hummingbirds, bees, birds, and butterflies

- Hardy up to 15 degrees

- Drought tolerant

- California Native