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Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Bruce Dickinson'

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Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Bruce Dickinson'
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Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Bruce Dickinson'
Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Bruce Dickinson'
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Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Bruce Dickinson'

Species Name: Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Bruce Dickinson'
Common Name: Bruce Dickinson Buckwheat

Excellent large-scale groundcover for erosion control in dry sunny areas. Blooms in summer! Forage source for many butterfly species, especially Blues. Does well in clay.

Plant Family: Polygonaceae
Plant Type: Shrub
Height by Width: 1' H x 6' W
Growth Habit: Low, mat forming
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full to partial sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 15 degrees F
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden
Natural Habitat: Slopes, hills, canyons, dry open areas

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