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Arctostaphylos manzanita

Common Manzanita

Parry Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita
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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Arctostaphylos manzanita
Principal Common Name Common Manzanita
Common Name(s) Parry Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita
Synonym
Description Treelike shrub with white to pink flowers and berry-like fruit that attracts birds. Crooked branches with smooth purplish-red bark.
General Comments
Origin
Nativity California
Height Range 6 - 20 FT
Spread Range 4 - 10 FT
Flower Showy Y
Warning
Sunset Zones 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b : 10a : 10b
Leaf Color Bright Green : Dull Green : Green
Leaf Texture Coarse : Shiny : Smooth
Form Small Tree
Flower Color Pink : White with a blush of pink
Flower Time Spring : Winter
Months
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Light Shade
Soil Preferences Acid : Poor : Rocky : Sandy : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Drought Tolerant : Sparse
Outstanding Features Attracts Birds : Attracts Butterflies : Bark : Berries : Drought tolerant : Edible : Evergreen : Form : Poor Soil tolerant

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