The attractive reddish bark and clusters of small, pendulous urn-shaped flowers are characteristic of these evergreen California natives. Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd' is a large shrub or small tree with white flowers and light green leaves on upward branches. The smooth, muscular, mahogany-colored trunks with twisted branches gives this manzanita a sculptural appearance. Tolerates regular garden care.