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Santa Margarita, CA 93453
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Escondido, CA 92026
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Fremontodendron californicum

California Flannel Bush.

Santa Margarita, CA
Size Quantity Price
One Gallon 68 $ 15.99
Plants in production
One Gallon 14 --
Escondido, CA
Size Quantity Price
One Gallon 0 $ 15.99
Plants in production
One Gallon 103 --
(Fremontia)An evergreen shrub fast to 5', can grow to 10 ft.. Explodes with yellow flowers, 3 inches across, in spring. Native to dry slopes, Sierra Nevada, coast ranges, S. Calif. mountains. Likes sun to part shade. Is drought tolerant. Needs good drainage. Survives only a short time in adobe soils under garden conditions. The cold hardiness on this does not make much sense. It is marginally hardy here in five gallon cans but it grows in Bear Valley (Techacapi) where it got down to -20 F.. We have larger diurnal temperature swings. Hardiness is between -30 and 0 according to your climate. Unless it is under drought stress the deer will eat. see F.decumbens and F.mexicana.

Fremontodendron californicum tolerates clay.

Fremontodendron californicum's foliage color is gray and type is evergreen.
Fremontodendron californicum's flower color is yellow.

Communities for Fremontodendron californicum:Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland and Yellow Pine Forest.

ph: 6.00 to 8.00
usda: 6 to 10
height[m]: 2.00 to 4.00
width[m]: 2.00 to 4.00
rainfall[cm]: 65.00 to 102.00

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