Fremont’s Silktassel

Garrya fremontii

Evergreen shrub, bark is gray with darker strips. The oval leaves are thick and shiny green with flat margins. Male plant has long, showy catkins. Blooms December to February.


Plant Details

Habitat NotesProvides cover for birds. Good as part of hedgerows, screens.
Mature Height10 ft
Shade Preference
Soil Tolerance Well drained, moist to rather dry soil.
Special Uses Drought tolerant.
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