Leatherleaf Mahonia

Scientific Name Mahonia bealei
Plant Type Shrub
Mature Height 5'
Plant Spread 4'
Flower Color Yellow
Bloom Time Spring
Character Evergreen
Light Requirement Partial Shade, Shade
Water Requirement Low to Medium
Wildlife Value Birds, Bees
Uses Hedge, Shrub Borders, Accent
Texas Native No
Description Similar to its North American cousin, this Chinese native is well adapted to North Texas. Distinctive spiny leathery green foliage, Clusters of showy yellow flowers in Spring followed by attractive blue berries which are favored by wildlife.
Leatherleaf Mahonia Photo
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