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Santolina chamaecyparissus | Pacific Nurseries

Santolina chamaecyparissus

Common Name | Lavender Cotton
Popular Plant Non-CA Native | Pacific Nurseries
Non-CA Native
Santolina chamaecyparissus is a low, dense, long-lived evergreen shrub. It features hairy, gray aromatic pinnately-lobed narrow 1″ long leaves with dense, tiny leaflets. Solitary yellow button flowers bloom on 6″ tall stalks during the late spring and summer. It performs best in full sun with some shade and little water. This is an excellent plant for Bay Area coastal locations and rocky slopes.

Santolina chamaecyparissus

Attributes + Requirements

Popular Plant Pollinator Attraction | Pacific Nurseries
Attracts Pollinators
Growth | 1-2′ High
Growth | 3-4′ Wide
Popular Plant Flower Color | Pacific Nurseries
Flower Color | Yellow
Moderate Water
Full Sun
Popular Plant Soil Requirements | Pacific Nurseries
Soil | Sandy, Rocky, Clay, Well-Drained
Special Features = Summer-Dry Tolerant | Deer Resistant | Low Maintenance | Easy Pruning | Costal Tolerant
Popular Plant Sizes Grown | Pacific Nurseries
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Sizes Grown | 1 gal

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