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Common Name:
Leatherleaf Mahonia
Type:
Shrub
Family:
BERBERIDACEAE
Genus:
Mahonia
Species:
bealei
Cultivar:
Hardiness Zone:
7
Height:
5-6 ft.
Spread:
1-3 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Growth Habit:
Columnar
Light Needs:
Full Sun
Water Needs:
Moderate
Drought Tolerance:
High
Flowers:
Y
Flower Color:
Yellow
Foliage Color:
Green
Comments:
  Plant Characteristics
  Barrier: Provides visual or physical barrier
  Mass Plant: Good growth form for landscape mass planting
  Screen: Has thick foliage and provides a nice screen for noise or visual disturbance
  Specimen: Grows well as a focal point or standing alone in the landscape
  Deer Resist: Deer will not eat or disturb these plants
  Attracts Birds: Birds feed on berries or plant provides shelter
  Dramatic Foliage: Foliage has showy texture, color, form, or shape
  Ornamental Fruit: Bears showy fruit or berries
  Year Round: Is an evergreen and not deciduous; retains foliage year round