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Arctostaphylos 'Howard McMinn'

Howard McMinn manzanita



Additional:

  • California native.

Arctostaphylos 'Howard McMinn' Characteristics

Attributes

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

Flower color

  • White / Cream / Ivory
  • Pink

Foliage color

  • Green / Blue-green

Growth habit (plant shape)

  • Upright
  • Mounding

Exposure

  • Sunny all day - Coast
  • Sunny all day - Inland
  • Morning sun
  • Light or dappled shade

Season of interest (flowering)

  • Winter
  • Spring

Season of interest (foliage)

  • Year round

Your soil type

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

Water requirements

  • None
  • None - Low

Critter resistance

  • Deer resistant
  • Rabbit resistant

Wildlife appeal

  • Attracts beneficial insects
  • Attracts hummingbirds
  • Attracts bees
  • Attracts birds

Suggested uses

  • Under pine trees
  • Hedge or screen
  • Under redwoods
  • Espalier

Origin

  • California

Plants that work well with Arctostaphylos 'Howard McMinn'

Frosty Blue ceanothus Frosty Blue ceanothus (Ceanothus 'Frosty Blue')
Shirley's Creeper sage Shirley's Creeper sage (Salvia 'Shirley's Creeper')
Woolly blue curls Woolly blue curls (Trichostema lanatum)
Antonow's Blue honey bush Antonow's Blue honey bush (Melianthus major 'Antonow's Blue')