Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia

Baja bird bush

Plant Type: Shrub, Tree
Sun: Sun
Drainage: Medium, Well-draining
Water: Naturalize, Occasional
Height X Width: 15' X 10'
Santa Clara County Local: No
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Rounded, open form. Narrow leaves over twisted sculptural bark. Full sun. Well to medium draining soils. Rare. Endemic to San Diego County and northern Mexico. Hardy to 15F.


Deer Resistant: No
Attractive to Bees: Yes
Attractive to Butterflies: Yes
Good Under Oaks: No
Evergreen or Deciduous: Evergreen