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Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet' - Flower closeup

Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet' - Flower closeup

Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet'

Emerald Carpet manzanita

More About Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet'



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Emerald Carpet manzanita Growing and Maintenance Tips


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Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Salt Tolerant
  • Portola Valley Ranch approved
  • California native
  • Berries
  • Evergreen
  • Wind resistant

Flower color

  • White / Cream / Ivory

Foliage color

  • Green

Growth habit (plant shape)

  • Mounding
  • Trailing

Exposure

  • Sunny all day - Inland
  • Morning sun
  • Sunny all day - Coast

Season of interest (flowering)

  • Winter
  • Spring

Season of interest (foliage)

  • Year round

Your soil type

  • Clay
  • Sandy loam
  • Sand
  • Loam
  • Clay-loam

Water requirements

  • None
  • None - Low

Critter resistance

  • Squirrel resistant
  • Deer resistant
  • Rabbit resistant

Wildlife appeal

  • Attracts beneficial insects
  • Attracts hummingbirds
  • Attracts bees

Suggested uses

  • Firescaping
  • Under pine trees
  • Groundcover
  • Under redwoods
  • Under CA native oaks
  • Median strip

Origin

  • California

Plants that work well with Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet'

Coyote mint Coyote mint (Monardella villosa ssp. villosa)
Conejo buckwheat Conejo buckwheat (Eriogonum crocatum)
Fringe cups Fringe cups (Tellima grandiflora)
Red buckwheat, Rosy buckwheat Red buckwheat, Rosy buckwheat (Eriogonum grande var. rubescens)
Siskiyou woolly sunflower Siskiyou woolly sunflower (Eriophyllum lanatum 'Siskiyou')