California Natives - ARCT PACIFIC MIST
ARCT PACIFIC MIST
Arctostaphylos 'Pacific Mist'
Pacific Mist Manzanita
A woody evergreen shrub with a dense, rounded growth habit. Red-brown branchlets twist and point upwards. Small, narrow, gray-green leaves are rounded to egg-shaped. Sparse 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. Tolerates serpentine and clay soils.
USDA zones: 8 - 10
Sunset zones: 7 - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 2 - 3 feet high and 6 - 15 feet wide
Light needs: full sun to partial shade
Water needs: little to moderate water