island mountain mahogany

island mountain mahogany
Common Name
island mountain mahogany
Latin Name
Cercocarpus betuloides var. blancheae
Description

California native plant; thrives in full sun and dry soil; tiny flowers attract pollinating insects; seed pods are curly and fuzzy.

California Native
Yes
All-Star
Yes
Type
Shrub
Size
Large
Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Part Shade
Water Needs:
Very Low
Low
Bloom Season(s):
Winter
Wildlife Value(s):
Beneficial Insects
Pruning Needs

little or none; prune to shape; may be trained as a small tree