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Arctostaphylos stanfordiana

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained lime-free soil in a sunny position

Features: Racemes of pink-white flowers in summer

Uses: Containers Shrub borders Dry gardens

Zones: 8-10

Description: A Californian native, this erect shrub with a height of 6 ft (1.8 m) and a similar spread, has smooth red-brown stems. Its oval, pointed leaves are vivid green. The pink or pink-white flowers are carried in racemes and followed in autumn by red fruits. ZO

Growth Habit: Erect habit

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