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\\ agarita (MATR3)

\\ agarita (MATR3)

\\ agarita (MATR3)

plant details



latin name: Mahonia trifoliolata

usda code: MATR3

alternative name(s): Agarito, Algerita, Laredo mahonia, Laredo Oregon-grape, Trifoliate barberry, Wild currant


ecotopes class: understory

ecological condition(s): sunny edgeshady woodland

size range:  medium – 6-12 ft

habit: shrub

leaf retention: evergreen

light requirement: full sun – part-shade

color signature: yellow flowers, followed by red to orange berries

native range