Tall Oregon Grape


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Mahonia aquifolium

Size/Zone: BR 12 – 18″

Sun: Part Shade, Shade

Soil Conditions: Dry

Special Uses:

Habitat Notes: Common in dry, open sites often with shallow, rocky soils.  Will also do fine in moist areas with good drainage.

ID Notes:  Leaves look like holly. Sharp on the points of the leaves. Very glossy green. Flowers are bright yellow in spring. Forms purple berries in the summer.


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Height at 20 yrs. 8 ft. Deer Browse Low
Mature Height  8 ft. Wildlife Value   High
Growth Rate Moderate Timber Value   N/A
Lifespan Long Resprout Ability  Yes
Moisture Use Low Hardiness  Moderate-High
Drought Tolerance High  
Sun Tolerance High  

USDA Plant Database

Wildflower Native Plant Database

Photo Credits: The Wild Garden, www.nwplants.com