Theodore Payne California Native Plant Database

Limonium californicum

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Species Name: Limonium californicum
Common Name: Sea Lavender or Marsh Rosemary

Low clumps of large lush leaves and tall stalks of lavender flowers. Great in floral bouquets, fresh or dried. Easy and reliable along the coast.

Plant Family: Plumbaginaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x 2' W
Growth Habit: Low, basal
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Regular
Cold Hardy to:
Flower Season: Summer/ Winter
Flower Color: Lavender
Distribution: San Diego to Humboldt
Natural Habitat: Coastal salt marsh and coastal strand

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