Hemizonia minthornii

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Hemizonia minthornii
Hemizonia minthornii
Hemizonia minthornii

Species Name: Hemizonia minthornii
Common Name: Santa Susanna Tarweed

Very aromatic perennial for drought-tolerant gardens. Endangered and threatened by development. Excellent on dry slopes.

Plant Family: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 3' H x 1' W
Growth Habit: Shrub
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Moderate to fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Preference: Well-draining, rocky
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant
Cold Hardy to: 1,500'
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Yellow
Endangered?: List 1B.2
Distribution: Santa Susanna and Santa Monica Mountains
Natural Habitat: Chaparral

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