Mahonia 'Soft Caress'
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Evergreen shrub with an airy, spreading habit that blooms short spikes of yellow flowers in spring and fall. Flat, fern-like foliage with ornamental blue berries. Use in containers or as a shady border to add texture and interest to a garden bed or slope.
Plant with Coral Bells
- Landscape Size: 3-4' tall, 3-4' width
- Light Requirement: Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade or Full Shade
- Water Needs: Low, Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 4-9, 14-24
- Growth Habit: Upright
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Attributes: Air Purifier, Evergreen, Waterwise, Fruiting
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.
Green Thumb Guide
Grows well in afternoon shade to full shade with excellent drainage. Fertilize each spring with a balanced slow-release fertilizer. Apply mulch 1-2" deep around plant, avoid area closest to stem. Prune annually in spring or summer to maintain shape.ebstone-organics-surestart,bleeding-heart-root,heuchera,greenall-firmulch,dr-earth-premium-gold-174-all-purpose-fertilizer