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Arctostaphylos


Native Shrubs



 

Arctostaphylos 'Austin Griffiths'  Austin Griffiths Manzanita   
10' tall by 6' wide, can be held to 6' x 4' with pruning. Similar in many ways to "Dr. Hurd," but smaller. Tolerant of some water, but also takes drought(especially in clay). Pink flowers from January - February. Great wildlife plant: Hummingbirds and bumblebees like the flowers, birds and chipmunks like the fruits! "Austin Griffith's Manzanita is a hybrid between Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Sentinel' and Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd' manzanitas was introduced in the 1980's by Native Sons Nursery in memory of Austin Griffin who volunteered in the conservation of the Nipomo Dunes and at Native Sons Nursery for years before his death." 
Qty:
(1)  5 gal   55.00 

Arctostaphylos 'Pacific Mist'     
Nice low mounding manzanita with erect branching habit. Grey-green leaves. 2-3 ft. high and 6-10 ft. wide.  
Qty:
(4)  1 gal   15.00 
Qty:
(1)  15 gal   175.00 

Arctostaphylos 'Sunset'  Sunset Manzanita  Monterey County 
Natural hybrid of Arctostaphylos hookerii X pajaroensis is more compact, less leggy and more drought tolerant than Pajaro. 
Qty:
(3)  5 gal   45.00 

Arctostaphylos andersonii.  Santa Cruz Manzanita  Watsonville, Pajaro 
Gorgeous, rare, and endangered endemic manzanita from sand hills in the Santa Cruz Mountains, adapted to fog, heat, and drought. Grows 6-8 feet tall and wide with characteristic red curvy branches and a big winter bloom.  
Qty:
(1)  1 gal   15.00 

Arctostaphylos crustacea ssp. crinita  Crinite Manzanita  Bay Area 
Qty:
(2)  1 gal   16.00 

Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard Mcminn'  Howard Mcminn Manzanita   
Medium-sized manzanita with neat green leaves & red stems which thrives in garden conditions - including clay. Grows 3-5 ft high and 5-7 ft wide. 
Qty:
(13)  4" pot   7.00 

Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Sentinel'     
Closely related to 'Howard McMinn.' Gorgeous red bark with dark green-grey leaves. Erect habit, 6-12' high and 4-10 ft. wide.  
Qty:
(2)  5 gal   50.00 

Arctostaphylos densiflora x 'Lutsko's Pink'     
Four to six feet tall and wide. Light pink flowers. 
Qty:
(3)  1 gal   16.00 

Arctostaphylos edmundsii 'Bert Johnson'  Bert Johnson Manzanita   
Lush groundcover for coastal conditions. Forms a flat mat, gray-green leaves, bronze new growth, white flowers with pink tinge. Tolerates clay & heavy water if well drained. Lovely spilling over walls. 
Qty:
(1)  5 gal   50.00 

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Arctostaphylos edmundsii 'Carmel Sur'     
Lush groundcover for coastal conditions. Like uva-ursi but leaves more felty with pink tones in the new growth. Tolerates clay & heavy water if well drained. Lovely spilling over walls. 
Qty:
(3)  5 gal   45.00 

Arctostaphylos hookeri 'Ken Taylor'  Monterey Manzanita   
2 ft. high shrubby ground cover spreading to 6 feet & rooting to spread further. Fine-textured foliage looks delicate but stands up to rough conditions including high winds and total drought. An excellent choice for the fog belt. 
Qty:
(6)  1 gal   15.00 

Arctostaphylos hookeri 'Wayside'  Monterey Manzanita   
2 ft. high shrubby ground cover spreading to 8 feet & rooting to spread further. Fine-textured foliage looks delicate but stands up to rough conditions including high winds and total drought. An excellent choice for the fog belt, give it part shade in hot climates. 
Qty:
(5)  1 gal   15.00 

Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'  Doctor Hurd's Manzanita   
Here's the one your mother warned you about: tall, dark, and handsome, a 6 to 12 ft. shrub to small tree with long crooked branches, smooth reddish bark, and large bright evergreen leaves. Highly seductive. The leaf extract of the Arctostaphylos species has anti-microbal qualities and the berries are edible.  
Qty:
(2)  5 gal   50.00 

Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Sebastopol White'  Sebastopol White Manzanita   
A large upright manzanita with soft green, pointed leaves and pure white flowers in Winter! Peeling mahogany trunk. 8' tall, 6 wide. Very drought tolerant once established, but will tolerate moderate irrigation when young. A disease resistant selection. Adaptable to heavy soils as long as water does not pool at the crown in winter. Lovers full sun but will tolerate light shade. 
Qty:
(1)  5 gal   250.00 

Arctostaphylos morroensis  Morro Manzanita  Central Coast 
A rare and threatened sand dune species endemic to San Luis Obispo County. Smallish silvery leaves on sprawling shaggy deep red branches, eventually forming a large shrub of 4-8 feet. 
Qty:
(2)  1 gal   16.00 

Arctostaphylos rudis 'Vandenberg'  Vandenberg Shagbark Manzanita  Vandenberg Air Force Base 
A rare species from old sand dunes along the central coast, Arctostaphylos rudis tolerates full sun, no water, and total neglect (when given adequate drainage). Grows 7' x 10', with lovely grey-green foliage and pinkish-white flowers in winter. 
Qty:
(6)  1 gal   15.00 

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Emerald Carpet'  Emerald Carpet Kinickinick   
Clean and green low-growing groundcover in garden conditions. 4-18 in. high and 6-10 ft. wide with white flowers. This is a widely acclaimed hybrid of Arctostaphylos uva-ursi and A. nummularia. 
Qty:
(9)  1 gal   15.00 
Qty:
(4)  5 gal   45.00 

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Point Reyes'  Point Reyes Manzanita   
Nice low groundcover with dark green rounded leaves, 6 in. high and 6 ft. wide. Selected from a choice local population at Point Reyes, this is a popular favorite. 
Qty:
(7)  1 gal   15.00 
Qty:
(3)  5 gal   50.00 

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'San Bruno Mountain'  San Bruno Mountain Kinickinick  San Bruno Mountain 
The local selection of this low-growing manzanita. Full sun to part shade. Disease resistant. 1' tall by 6' wide. 
Qty:
(3)  5 gal   45.00 


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