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Species Name: Garrya veatchii
Common Name: Veatch Tassel Bush
- Good background screen. Flowers appear as 1-2 inch long tassels in winter and spring. Does well in coastal and intermediate valley areas.
- Plant Family: Garryaceae
- Plant Type: Shrub
- Height by Width: 8' H x 6-8' W
- Growth Habit: Shrub
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Sun Exposure: Full to part sun
- Soil Preference: Well-draining
- Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to occasional
- Cold Hardy to: 5,000'
- Flower Season: Winter/Spring
- Flower Color: White catkins
- Distribution: Outer South Coast Range, Southwestern CA
- Natural Habitat: Chaparral between 750' and 5,000'
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