Arctostaphylos 'Louis Edmunds' (manzanita)
An evergreen shrub that grows up to six feet tall and wide. It has gray foliage with pink flowers that bloom in late spring. These shrubs do well when planted under Oak Trees.
- Plant in full sun or partial shade
- Clay, loam, or sand texture dirt and requires good drainage
- Water one or two times a month after the first year
- Drought tolerant
- Attracts butterflies
- Vulnerable to disease problems when summer irrigation produces moist soil and leaf litter conditions that enable active fungi and bacteria growth.
- California Native