Marina Strawberry Tree
Arbutus x 'Marina'
Once established, water deeply, occasionally.
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 20 to 30 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Fall to Late Winter|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Specimen, Windbreak, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Easy Care, Edible, Showy Fruit, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water deeply, occasionally.|
|Companion Plants||Bottlebrush (Callistemon); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Gaura (Gaura); Blue Glorybower (Clerodendrum); Salvia (Salvia)|
Easily grown in lean, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drought. Apply a slow-release fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune annually to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9