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Horkelia cuneata ssp. sericea

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Species Name: Horkelia cuneata ssp. puberula
Common Name: Star Potentilla

Pretty low-growing perennial, does well in semi-dry or moist beds. Use it in a border or near a lawn.

Plant Family: Rosaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 1'-2'hx1'w
Growth Habit: Low growing
Deciduous/Evergreen: Semi-deciduous
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Part sun
Soil Preference: Sand
Water Requirements: Semi-dry to Semi-moist
Cold Hardy to:
Flower Season: Summer
Flower Color: White
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Outer South Coast Range, South Coast, especially the foothill edges of the LA Basin.
Natural Habitat: Dry, sandy, coastal chaparral, below 2,100'


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