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Arctostaphylos 'Sonoma'

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Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos 'Sonoma'
Common Name: Sonoma Manzanita

Small, tidy manzanita with beautiful deep red bark. Recommended as a small hedge. Large and beautiful pink flowers that attract hummingbirds!

Plant Family: Ericaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 3-6' H x 3-6' W
Growth Habit: Low, and upright
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate
Sun Exposure: Sun to part sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F
Flower Season: Winter/Spring
Flower Color: Pink
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden; A. densiflora x stanfordiana hybrid
Natural Habitat: Dunes, bluffs, canyons below 1000'

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