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Littleleaf Mountain Mahogany (Cercocarpus)

Cercocarpus intricatus
SKU: HC017762
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
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A native shrub from the southwestern US, Cercocarpus intricatus (Littleleaf Mountain Mahogany) features attractive silvery evergreen foliage for year-round interest and bird habitat. Its compact size and outstanding durability make it an excellent choice for hedging and xeric landscaping. In mid-spring, the shrub is covered in plumes of tiny pale flowers, which are pollinated by small native bees to create feathery seed tails that catch the afternoon light. A 2009 Plant Select® selection.
key features
Botanical Name
Cercocarpus intricatus
Native, Bee Friendly, Evergreen, Rock Gardens
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
60-72" tall
Mature Spread
48-60" wide
Bloom Time
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