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Arctostaphylos obispoensis

Classification

Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Arctostaphylos
                        Specie: Arctostaphylos obispoensis

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 8-12 ft (2.4-3.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Pointed gray-green fuzzy leaves; deep red stems

Uses: Containers Dry gardens Foliage contrast

Zones: 8-10

Description: Characterized by its distinctive, pointed, gray-green fuzzy leaves on deep red stems, this 8?12?ft (2.4?3.5?m) tall Californian shrub is usually evergreen but can become semi-deciduous during droughts. It thrives in almost any soil and will grow in sun or

Growth Habit: Erect habit

Comments: Becomes semi-deciduous during droughts







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