Rhamnus californica 'Little Sur'
Little Sur Coffeeberry
A California Native that is a compact evergreen that reaches a height of four feet tall and wide. White flowers bloom in the spring and black berries in the fall. This Coffeeberry is used as a shrub under oaks and hedge. This plant produces a pollen that can produce an allergic reaction.
You can lightly pinch or prune at any time. Can be sheared in spring for a formal hedge or screen.
- Best in full sun or part shade
- Prefers decomposed granite, sand, sandy loam soils
- Water once a month
- Attracts butterflies and birds
- Native to California