Arctostaphylos pilosula facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsArctostaphylos pilosula
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Arctostaphylos pilosula is an erect and bristly shrub growing 1–5 metres (3.3–16.4 ft) in height.
The leaves are a round, oval shape and dull and hairless in texture. They grow up to 3 centimetres (1.2 in) long.
The shrub blooms in spherical white inflorescences of cone-shaped and downward facing "manzanita" flowers, each just under 1 centimetre (0.39 in) long. Its bloom period is December to March.
The fruit is a reddish-brown drupe about a centimeter wide, that ripen in the summer.
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