Drought Devils - ARCT MANZANITA DR HURD
ARCT MANZANITA DR HURD
Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita
A woody evergreen shrub with an open, upright form. Branches are crooked and sculptural with exfoliating red bark. Large, light green leaves are rounded to egg-shaped. Clusters of white, drooping, urn-shaped flowers are beneficial to many bird species. The berries are edible. Native to California. Tolerates serpentine and clay soils.
USDA zones: 8 - 10
Sunset zones: 4 - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 10 - 16 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun to partial shade
Water needs: little to moderate water