Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet' (groundcover manzanita)
A low-growing shrub one foot tall and spreads up to five feet wide. It is slow growing low form ground cover. A compact and dense plant with small green leaves with cinnamon red stems with exfoliating bark. Small white flowers bloom in winter through spring, followed by red fruit.
-Full sun to partial shade
-Rich, slightly acid and loamy well-draining soil
-Requires occasional irrigation
- Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies, bees and birds
-Hardy to 20 degrees
- Native to California