Drought Devils - ARCT NUMMULARIA
Glossy Leaved Manzanita, Fort Bragg Manzanita
A woody evergreen shrub with a dense, rounded growth habit. Branchlets are thin, red, and hairy. Small, glossy, 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 the coastal forests of Northern California.
USDA zones: 8 - 10
Sunset zones: 14 - 24
Mature size: 2 - 3 feet high and 4 - 6 feet wide
Light needs: full sun to partial shade
Water needs: little to moderate water