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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia californica 'Canyon Grey'''<br>
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<h3>'''Botanical Name:''' ''Artemisia californica'' 'Canyon Grey'<br>
'''Common Name:''' CA Sagebrush selection</h3>
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'''Common Name:''' Canyon Grey Sagebrush</h3>
Dense silvery mat of soft, aromatic foliage. Trim once a year. Excellent for erosion control or parkway plantings. Tolerates clay soils.<br>
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:Dense silvery mat of soft, aromatic foliage. Trim once a year. Excellent for erosion control or parkway plantings. Tolerates clay soils.
  
 
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'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
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:'''Plant Family:''' Asteraceae
  
'''Plant Type:''' Groundcover
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:'''Plant Type:''' Groundcover
  
'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 6' W
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:'''Height by Width:''' 2' H x 6' W
  
'''Growth Habit:''' Mounding- mat
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:'''Growth Habit:''' Mounding- mat
  
'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
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:'''Deciduous/Evergreen:''' Evergreen
  
'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
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:'''Growth Rate:''' Fast
  
'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
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:'''Sun Exposure:''' Full sun
  
'''Soil Preference:''' Adaptable
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:'''Soil Preference:''' Adaptable
  
'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to moderate
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:'''Water Requirements:''' Drought-tolerant to moderate
  
'''Cold Hardy to:''' 25 degrees F
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:'''Cold Hardy to:''' 25 degrees F
  
'''Flower Season:''' Summer
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:'''Flower Season:''' Summer
  
'''Flower Color:''' Grey-green
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:'''Flower Color:''' Grey-green
  
'''Endangered?''' Not listed
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:'''Endangered?:''' Not listed
  
'''Distribution:''' Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.
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:'''Distribution:''' Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.
  
'''Natural Habitat:''' Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral below 3500'
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:'''Natural Habitat:''' Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral below 3500'
  
'''Hummingbirds:''' FALSE<br>
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[[Image:songbird_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:butterfly_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:clay_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:fragrant_iconA.jpg]] [[Image:slope_iconA.jpg]]
'''Birds:''' TRUE<br>
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'''Under Oaks:''' FALSE<br>
 
'''Butterflies:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Clay:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Aromatic:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Slope/Erosion:''' TRUE<br>
 
'''Container:''' FALSE<br>
 
  
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:'''Care and Maintenance'''<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>
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:'''References'''<br>
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:* Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. ''California Native Plants for the Garden.'' Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.
  
'''Links'''<br>
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:'''Links'''<br>

Latest revision as of 17:16, 27 September 2009

Botanical Name: Artemisia californica 'Canyon Grey'
Common Name: Canyon Grey Sagebrush

Dense silvery mat of soft, aromatic foliage. Trim once a year. Excellent for erosion control or parkway plantings. Tolerates clay soils.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Groundcover
Height by Width: 2' H x 6' W
Growth Habit: Mounding- mat
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 25 degrees F
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: Grey-green
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden. Introduced by Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.
Natural Habitat: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral below 3500'

Songbird iconA.jpg Butterfly iconA.jpg Clay iconA.jpg Fragrant iconA.jpg Slope iconA.jpg


Care and Maintenance


History


Other Names
References
  • Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. California Native Plants for the Garden. Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.
Links