Longleaf Mahonia

Mahonia nervosa

SKU
06093
Great as a woodland groundcover, low barrier planting, or facing for taller mahonias. Effect is that of a mass of stiff, leathery ferns. Produces clusters of yellow flowers. Native to woodlands of the Pacific Northwest. Best in shade, takes sun in cooler climates. Evergreen.
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityModerate growing to 2 ft. tall; spreads by underground stems.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Garden StyleContemporary, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBarrier, Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden, Dry Shade
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Fall Color, Ornamental Berries, Shade Loving, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Dry-shade tolerant, once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.

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