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Arbutus unedo 'Compacta'


Distinctive, gracefully branched shrub or small tree with glossy, deep green foliage. Masses of white flowers are followed by showy strawberry-like fruit. Drought tolerant when established. An easy, drought tolerant specimen for borders or massed as an informal hedge. Evergreen.

Common Name: Compact Strawberry Bush

Family: Ericaceae (The Heath Family)

Zone Hardiness: 7-9

Light: Part Sun, Full Sun

Height: 6-10'

Width: 5-8'

Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream

Secondary Bloom Colour:

Class: Evergreen

Type: Shrub

Bloom Time: Fall - Winter

Soil Moisture: Average

Stem Colour: Burgundy

Fragrance: No


Benefits: Hummingbirds

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat:


Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Europe and Africa - North Africa

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