Cercocarpus montanus ‘Mountain Mahogany’

Alderleaf Mountain Mahogany

Mature Height: 8-20 feet
Mature Width: 8-20 feet
USDA Hardiness Zone Range:  9 to 11
Water Requirements:  Low
Shade Requirements:  Full Sun, Partial Shade

Alder-leaf Mountain Mahogany can be considered a shrub or small tree. It contains very attractive, almost evergreen leaves with dark green on top and fuzzy silver underneath. The non-showy flowers are followed by feathery, silvery white fruits occurring from May to November.