Difference between revisions of "Abronia villosa"

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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Abronia villosa''<br>
 
<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Abronia villosa''<br>
 
'''Common Name:''' Desert Sand Verbena</h3>
 
'''Common Name:''' Desert Sand Verbena</h3>
Rare throughout its range, endemic to CA. Threatened by flood control activities and development. Requires excellent drainage. Does best on coast.<br>
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:Rare throughout its range, endemic to CA. Threatened by flood control activities and development. Requires excellent drainage. Does best on coast.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Nyctaginaceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Nyctaginaceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Annual
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:'''Plant Type:''' Annual
  
'''Height by Width:''' 4 in. H x 20 in. W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 4 in. H x 20 in. W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Prostrate to ascending
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Prostrate to ascending
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Deciduous
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Deciduous
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Well-draining
  
'''Water Requiremenets:''' Occasional
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Occasional
  
'''Cold Hardy to:'''  
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:'''Cold Hardy to:'''  
  
'''Flower Season:''' January - August
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:'''Flower Season:''' January - August
  
'''Flower Color:''' Pink to magenta
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:'''Flower Color:''' Pink to magenta
  
'''Endangered?''' List 1B/RED 2-3-3
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:'''Endangered?:''' List 1B/RED 2-3-3
  
'''Distribution:''' South Coast, Deserts
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:'''Distribution:''' South Coast, Deserts
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy places in creosote-bush or coastal-sage scrub. 2000' - 4000'
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Sandy places in creosote-bush or coastal-sage scrub. 2000' - 4000'
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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[[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]]
'''Birds:''' FALSE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
 
  
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'''Care and Maintenance'''<br>
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:'''History'''<br>
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'''History'''<br>
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:'''Other Names'''<br>
  
'''Other Names'''<br>
 
  
'''Links'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

Revision as of 16:31, 19 March 2009

Botanical Name: Abronia villosa
Common Name: Desert Sand Verbena

Rare throughout its range, endemic to CA. Threatened by flood control activities and development. Requires excellent drainage. Does best on coast.

Plant Family: Nyctaginaceae
Plant Type: Annual
Height by Width: 4 in. H x 20 in. W
Growth Habit: Prostrate to ascending
Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Occasional
Cold Hardy to:
Flower Season: January - August
Flower Color: Pink to magenta
Endangered?: List 1B/RED 2-3-3
Distribution: South Coast, Deserts
Natural Habitat: Sandy places in creosote-bush or coastal-sage scrub. 2000' - 4000'

Butterfly iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names


Links