Ground-covers - ARCT EDMUNDSII ROSY DAWN
ARCT EDMUNDSII ROSY DAWN
Arctostaphylos edmundsii 'Rosy Dawn'
Rosy Dawn Manzanita
A woody evergreen shrub with a low, mounding habit that works well as a ground cover. Small, green leaves are rounded to egg-shaped. Clusters of white and light pink, 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: 6 - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 1 feet high and 6 - 8 feet wide
Light needs: full sun to partial shade
Water needs: little to moderate water