• Mahonia confusa
  • Mahonia confusa
  • Mahonia confusa
Mahonia confusa

Mahonia confusa

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Mahonias is a type of plant that belongs to the Berberidaceae family and is made up of 80 species of shrubs originating in Asia and North America.

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Mahonias is a type of plant that belongs to the Berberidaceae family and is made up of 80 species of shrubs originating in Asia and North America.

This plant is colloquially known as Oregon Grape, Palo amarillo or egg yolk.

They are perennial shrubs between 1 and 2 meters high with alternating leaves with thorny edges of green color and are becoming purple or bronze as autumn approaches.

It gives beautiful yellow flowers that appear in long spikes at the tips of the branches. They usually bloom from spring to early autumn, and produce violet or bluish-black fruit in the shape of berries.

It is easy to grow, and its main use is to form hedges, groups or rockeries in the garden and on terraces in large planters.

This plant needs exposure to full sun (if the summer is not too hot) or to semi shade (in Mediterranean climate).

It likes soils with a bit of acidity, that are very well drained (adding sand) and have a good supply of organic matter. It should be planted in autumn or spring.

It should be watered periodically in summer (every 2 days) and in a more moderate way the rest of the year.

It can be pruned in spring to encourage flower production and control growth.

It should be fertilized every year in autumn with organic matter and mineral fertilizer, during spring and summer it is ideal to do it every month.

This plant is resistant to pests and diseases, only excess watering is dangerous.

It can be multiplied by cuttings in summer, seeds sown in spring and by layering also in spring.

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Mahonias is a type of plant that belongs to the Berberidaceae family and is made up of 80 species of shrubs originating in Asia and North America.

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