Fremontodendron 'El Dorado Gold'
From California Natives Wiki
Species Name: Fremontodendron 'El Dorado Gold'
Common Name: El Dorado Gold flannel bush
- Smaller flannel bush with bright orange flowers that face down. Considered more "garden tolerant" than other varieties that require dry summers.
- Plant Family: Sterculiaceae
- Plant Type: Shrub
- Height by Width: 4' H x 8' W
- Growth Habit: Mounding
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Sun Exposure: Full sun
- Soil Preference: Well-draining
- Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
- Cold Hardy to:
- Flower Season: Spring
- Flower Color: Orange
- Distribution: A selection for the garden
- Natural Habitat:
- Care and Maintenance
- Other Names
- Bornstein, Carol, David Fross, and Bart O'Brien. California Native Plants for the Garden. Los Olivos, CA: Cachuma Press. 2005.