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Arctostaphylos ‘Sunset’

Ericaceae
Evergreen, Shrubs

Natural hybrid between A. hookeri and A. pajaroensis; was named in honor of the 75th anniversary of Sunset magazine. Foliage is coppery red when new, maturing to bright green. Dense, mounding growth to 5–8 ft. tall and at least as wide. Pinkish white flowers. Tolerates a wide range of soils and garden conditions.

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