Solanum xantii var. obispoense 'Navajo Creek'

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Solanum xantii var. obispoense 'Navajo Creek'

Species Name: Solanum xantii var. obispoense 'Navajo Creek'
Common Name: Navajo Creek Blue Witch

Dense and spreading evergreen groundcover with dark blue flowers. In mild climates will flower most of the year. Caution: all parts are toxic.

Plant Family: Solanaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 1.5" x 3'
Growth Habit: Low growing, dense, & spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Sun to part sun
Soil Preference: Well draining
Water Requirements: Semi-moist
Cold Hardy to: To 2,700'
Flower Season: All year in moderate climates
Flower Color: Dark blue, lavender
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selection from San Luis Obispo
Natural Habitat: Shrubland, oak/pine woodland, coniferous forest

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