Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Theodore Payne'

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Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Theodore Payne'
Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Theodore Payne'
Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Theodore Payne'

Species Name: Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Theodore Payne
Common Name: Theodore Payne buckwheat

Great for erosion control in dry sunny areas. Bees and butterflies love the flowers. Introduced by TPF.

Plant Family: Polygonaceae
Plant Type: Groundcover
Height by Width: 1' H x 3' W
Growth Habit: Low and spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to partial sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
Cold Hardy to: 6,000'
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: Pink/White
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selection of foothill and desert species of Southern California
Natural Habitat: Dry areas

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