Difference between revisions of "Abronia maritima"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Abronia maritima''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Abronia maritima''<br>
'''Common Name:''' ''Red Sand Verbena''<br></h3>
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'''Common Name:''' Red Sand Verbena</h3>
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Rare. Requires excellent drainage, tolerates salt spray, but does not tolerate frequent summer water or extreme drought. Best on coast.<br>
Rare. Requires excellent drainage, tolerates salt spray, but does not tolerate frequent summer water or extreme drought. Best on coast.
 
  
 
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'''Family Name:''' Nyctaginaceae<br>
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'''Plant Family:''' Nyctaginaceae
  
'''Size:''' 6 inches x spreading<br>
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'''Plant Type:''' Perennial
  
'''Form:''' Perennial<br>
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'''Height by Width:''' 6 inches x spreading
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Prostrate, horizontal mats<br>
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'''Growth Habit:''' Prostrate, horizontal mats
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast<br>
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'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Stress deciduous
  
'''Deciduous:''' Stress deciduous<br>
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'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Flower Color:''' Deep wine red<br>
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'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
  
'''Flowering:''' February - November<br>
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'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Exposure:''' Full sun<br>
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'''Water Requiremenets:''' Occasional to moderate
  
'''Soil Type:''' Well-draining<br>
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'''Cold Hardy to:''' Frost tender
  
'''Soil Moisture:''' Occasional to moderate<br>
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'''Flower Season:''' February - November
  
'''Hardiness:''' Frost tender<br>
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'''Flower Color:''' Deep wine red
  
'''CNPS Status:''' List 4/RED 1-2-2<br>
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'''Endangered?''' List 4/RED 1-2-2
  
'''Distribution:''' South Central Coast, South Coast, Baja, San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Channel Islands<br>
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'''Distribution:''' South Central Coast, South Coast, Baja, San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Channel Islands
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'''Natural Habitat:''' Coastal dunes below 300'
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'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Birds:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Aromatic:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Slope/Erosion:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
  
'''Habitat:''' Coastal dunes below 300'<br>
 
  
 
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'''Care and Maintenance''' <br>
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
'''Other Names''' <br>
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'''History''' <br>
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'''History'''<br>
'''Links''' <br>
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'''Other Names'''<br>
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'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 02:35, 24 June 2008

Botanical Name: Abronia maritima
Common Name: Red Sand Verbena

Rare. Requires excellent drainage, tolerates salt spray, but does not tolerate frequent summer water or extreme drought. Best on coast.


Plant Family: Nyctaginaceae

Plant Type: Perennial

Height by Width: 6 inches x spreading

Growth Habit: Prostrate, horizontal mats

Deciduous/Evergreen: Stress deciduous

Growth Rate: Fast

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Soil Preference: Well-draining

Water Requiremenets: Occasional to moderate

Cold Hardy to: Frost tender

Flower Season: February - November

Flower Color: Deep wine red

Endangered? List 4/RED 1-2-2

Distribution: South Central Coast, South Coast, Baja, San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Channel Islands

Natural Habitat: Coastal dunes below 300'

Hummingbirds: FALSE
Birds: FALSE
Under Oaks: FALSE
Butterflies: TRUE
Clay: FALSE
Aromatic: FALSE
Slope/Erosion: FALSE
Container: FALSE



Care and Maintenance

History

Other Names

Links