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Map 1236 N. Peck Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA
(West of Polliwog Park)
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Non-Native Trees
StrawberryTree
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Arbutus ‘Marina’
Uses: Ornamental tree. Produces hanging clusters of urn-shaped flowers much of the year. Large red berries follow.
Sun Exposure
Sun
Water Requirements
Dry to semi-dry
Soil Preference
Rocky, sandy, clay
Height & Width
May reach 30’-50’
Flowers
Spring-Fall; Pink
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 
AustralianTeaTree
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Leptospermum laevigatumNative to Australia
AUSTRALIAN or COAST TEA TREE
Uses: Large shrub or small tree that develops a structurally beautiful twisting and curving trunk. Coastal favorite.
Sun Exposure
Sun
Water Requirements
Drought-tolerant
Soil Preference
Average
Height & Width
15’- 30’ x 20 - 30’
Flowers
Spring ; White
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 
AleppoPine
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Pinus halepensisNative to Mediterranean region
ALEPPO PINE
Uses: Sturdy looking pine tree with long needles. Good coastal tree. Provides shade and habitat for wildlife.
Sun Exposure
Sun/Partial sun
Water Requirements
Dry to moist
Soil Preference
Sand, clay or loam
Height & Width
65' x grows 2' - 3'/year
Flowers
Pine cones
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 
TrumpetTree
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TabebuiaNative to Mexico & South America
TRUMPET TREE
Uses: Showy ornamental tree with large, tubular flowers and attractive leaves. Flowers appear before leaves in spring.
Sun Exposure
Sun
Water Requirements
Drought-tol once established
Soil Preference
Sandy to loam, well drained
Height & Width
15' x 10' open canopy
Flowers
Pink, White
Deciduous or Evergreen
Short deciduous period
 


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