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Vine Hill Manzanita


This is a beautiful manzanita selection with grey-green leaves on a medium sized shrub to eight feet tall. One of the most striking features of this shrub is that it grows quickly to reveal its attractive bark and beautiful branching structure. It performs well in many different soil conditions and climate zones. Use it in native plantings or as a foundation shrub.

Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Sentinel'

Leaf Characteristics

Bark habit : Peeling

Bark texture : Smooth

Bark color : Red-brown

Leaf texture : Leathery

Leaf shape : Elliptic

Leaf color : Dark grey-green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Urn-shaped

Flower color : Pink

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : < 8 ft.

Average size maturity height : 6-8 ft.

Growth rate : Moderate-Fast

Cultural Information

Sunset zone : 7-9, 14-21

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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