Bright yellow blooms of Oregon Grape
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Oregon Grape 'Compactum'

Mahonia aquifolium


ZONE HARDINESS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
SPACE REQUIREMENTS
1' 8' 15'
HEIGHT REQUIREMENTS
1' 8' 15'
SUN REQUIREMENTS
1 50 100

The cultivar, 'Compactum' stays shorter (2-3 feet high) than most Oregon grapes. Blooms around April with bright yellow flowers that are very attractive to many native bees. Produces a blue-black berry in late summer. Leaves are a glossy green, that turn bronze in winter.

This plant has a fire-resistance score of 4, meaning it should be planted 70 feet or greater from your home. Idaho Firewise: http://idahofirewise.org/


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PLANT DETAILS


NAME
Oregon Grape, Oregon Grapeholly, Oregon Hollygrape
TYPE
Shrub
HEIGHT
24' - 36'
SPACING
36' - 48'

ZONE HARDINESS
4-8

SUN REQUIREMENTS
Part sun to full sun

ΒLOOM TIME
Mid-Spring