Baccharis pilularis 'Twin Peaks #2'

Dwarf Coyote Brush

Plant family: Asteraceae - Sunflower

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Plant type: Groundcover, Slope Stabilizer

Plant origin: N/A, California, Horticultural Selection

 
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Flower Color Insignificant
Blooming Season Fall, Summer
Height 1-2 feet
Spread 5-10 feet
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Decomposed Granite, Sand, Sandy Loam

Special Characteristic

Lawn Substitute, Tolerates Hard Frost

Plant Highlights

Twin Peaks II is a compact low growing shrub reaching 12-18 in. high with a 5-6 ft spread. It has dark leaves that are deeply toothed. Native to the San Francisco Twin Peaks area, this evergreen shrub is a fine bank cover. Its 1/2 in toothed leaves are closely set on many branches. Needs sun and regular water, but must have good drainage.

Horticultural selection B. pilularis: origin = cuttings (1956) Twin Peaks, north coast, San Francisco Co.; intro Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden 1959

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