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Arctostaphylos densiflora “Howard ...

This is a row of Arctostaphylos densiflora “Howard McMinn” in full bloom.  Manzanitas attract bees, moths, butterflies, hummingbirds and many other forms of wildlife and insects.  They provide food, cover and places-to-raise-the-young in the wildlife habitat. Dr. Howard McMinn selected this variety from native stands of “Arctostaphylos densiflora” in Sonoma County in 1952 and distributed by the Saratoga Horticultural Foundation in 1955.  Manzanitas can bloom as early as December through February making them a valuable source of food in winter.  Berries follow. Manzanitas...