Flat-top Buckwheat

 

Eriogonum fasciculatum v. polifolium

 

Polygonaceae

 

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Form: Shrub
Seasonality
: Evergreen

Size: 1 ft high by 3 ft wide
Leaves
: Narrow, small, dark green above, wooly below,
Flowers
: Small, white or pink, appearing in clusters
Fruit
: Seed
Stems/Trunks
: Mounding
Range/Origin
: Foothills of Southern California, Sonora
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 7-9, 12-24, 15o F

Comments: No thorns, bird, butterfly and bee friendly

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

         Exposure: Full Sun

         Water: Low (deep watering every couple weeks)

         Soil: Sandy, well drained

        Propagation: Seed

         Maintenance: Minimal

 

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