Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Anchor Bay'
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Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Anchor Bay'
Common Name: Anchor Bay Manzanita
- Great for erosion control. This selection is heat and drought tolerant. Long glossy leaves. Prefers acidic soils. Easy to grow; prefers occasional deep soakings. Flowers attract hummingbirds.
- Plant Family: Ericaceae
- Plant Type: Groundcover
- Height by Width: 1' H x 4-6' W
- Growth Habit: Low, spreading ground cover
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Sun Exposure: Part sun to shade
- Soil Preference: Well-draining, acidic
- Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
- Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F
- Flower Season: Spring
- Flower Color: Pink
- Endangered?: Not Listed
- Distribution: Garden selection from Anchor Bay in Mendocino County
- Natural Habitat: Rocky outcrops, slopes, sandy soils, chaparral, coniferous forest
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