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Galvezia speciosa 'Gran Canyon'

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Galvezia speciosa 'Gran Canyon'
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Galvezia speciosa 'Gran Canyon'
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Galvezia speciosa 'Gran Canyon'

Species Name: Galvezia juncea 'Gran Canon'
Common Name: Gran Canyon Baja bush snapdragon

Red trumpet shape flowers attract hummingbirds year around if in a well-draining soil with regular water. Will tolerate drought & poorly draining soils. Great as container plant. Good cut flowers.

Plant Family: Scropulariaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 3-6' H x 5-10' W
Growth Habit: Upright, arching
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Coast: full sun; Inland: part shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Infrequent to moderate
Cold Hardy to: Frost tender
Flower Season: Spring through Fall
Flower Color: Red
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden by Carol Bornstein & Elizabeth Collins, Santa Barbara Botanical Garden
Natural Habitat: Selected for use in the garden

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