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Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet' | Pacific Nurseries

Arctostaphylos ‘Emerald Carpet’

Common Name | Carpet Manzanita
Popular Plant CA Native | Pacific Nurseries
CA Native
Ground Cover
Arctostaphylos ‘Emerald Carpet’ is an excellent choice for gardeners seeking a low-maintenance ground cover that adds both beauty and practicality to a Bay Area landscape. This reliable plant features shiny dark green leaves, and red stems that compliment clusters of delicate pink to white flowers that appear in January and February. This popular manzanita does best in rich, well-draining, and acidic soil, with occasional deep watering.

Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet'

Attributes + Requirements

Popular Plant Pollinator Attraction | Pacific Nurseries
Attracts Pollinators
Growth | 1′ High
Growth | 3-5′ Wide
Popular Plant Flower Color | Pacific Nurseries
Flower Color | Pink/White
Moderate Water
Full Sun
Popular Plant Soil Requirements | Pacific Nurseries
Soil | Sandy, Well-Drained
Special Features = Low Maintenance | Deer Resistant | Coastal Tolerant | Summer-dry Tolerant
Popular Plant Sizes Grown | Pacific Nurseries
Arctostaphylos ‘Emerald Carpet’
Sizes Grown | 1 gal

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“I’m fascinated by the role each plant and small green space can play to restore individuals and families. And as an advocate of networked small gardens, California native plants like Arctostaphylos ‘Emerald Carpet’ do so much to mitigate many of the harmful environmental impacts of urban life.”
Elisa Baier | Small Spot Gardens

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