‘Soft Caress’ Mahonia

Mahonia eurybracteata 'Soft Caress' PP#20183

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Few plants offer the texture that ‘Soft Caress’ provides the shade garden. In early winter, bright-yellow flowers stand atop the slender, bamboo-like foliage like fingers of light. Perfect for an Asian garden or as a specimen.


Bloom/Feature Bright yellow flowers In early winter
Plant Type Shrubs
Evergreen or Deciduous Evergreen
USDA Zones 7,8,9
Zone Detail Hardy to 0°F
Key Features Year-round interest, dwarf
Use Accent, container, mass planting, slope
Exposure Part sun to shade
Bloom Season Winter
Dimension 3' H x 3.5' W
Growth Rate Moderate


Water Water as needed
Soil Type Well-drained garden soil
Fertilizer Spring
Pruning Shape in winter as needed

Planting Instructions

water before planting
plant in shade to part shade
dig hole 3X the width of pot,
backfill and plant 1”-2” above soil level
water and add more soil if needed
mulch plants