Baccharis pilularis 'Twin Peaks No. 2'

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Baccharis pilularis 'Twin Peaks No. 2'

Botanical Name: Baccharis pilularis 'Twin Peaks No. 2'
Common Name: Twin Peaks No. 2 Dwarf Coyote Brush

A top performer for erosion control. Great for slopes. Drought tolerant and stays green all year. Does not tolerate shade. A superb groundcover.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Groundcover
Height by Width: 1' H x 3-5' W
Growth Habit: Low, dense, spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F
Flower Season: Fall
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Coastal bluffs to oak woodland, below 2250'

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