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Epilobium 'Carman's Grey'

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Species Name: Epilobium californica 'Carman's Grey'
Common Name: Carman's Grey California fuchsia

CA Fuchsia's are wonderful hummingbird plants and bring a burst of bright color to the garden in late summer and into fall. Cut back hard in winter after flowering.

Plant Family: Onagraceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x 4' W
Growth Habit: Upright, may spread
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to:
Flower Season: Late Summer/Fall
Flower Color: Red
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Selected for the garden

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