Eriogonum parvifolium

Coastal Buckwheat

Plant family: Polygonaceae - Buckwheat

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Plant type: Groundcover, Shrub

Plant origin: N/A, California

 
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Flower Color Light Pink, Pink
Blooming Season Summer
Height 1-2 feet
Spread 1-5 feet
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Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand

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Clay, Decomposed Granite, Alkaline, Rocky

Special Characteristic

Salt Tolerant, Tolerant of Clay Soil

Plant Highlights

A native to the coast between San Diego and Monterey this relatively small, prostrate perennial has abundant pale pink flowers. It's small leaves are green above and grayish underneath. It makes an attractive addition to a border, underneath larger native shrubs, or in a rock garden. It is especially attractive to butterflies.

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