Arctostaphylos uva-ursi - bearberry


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Does it prefer sandy soils?

Looking at various pictures from various sources, it always seems to be shown in sandy soils. Is this plant known to prefer sandy soil? It certaily does not grow well in the acidic clay of my garden.

fire-managed species

At Cape Cod, beautiful stands fire-managed.

Eric Toensmeier - writer, trainer, plant geek -,

fantastic native groundcover

Medicinal, edible, ceremonial. Dirr says perhaps the finest groundcover for North America once established.

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