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Senico for fire-resistant landscape | Pacific Nurseries

Senecio mandraliscae

Common Name | Blue Chalk Sticks
Popular Plant Non-CA Native | Pacific Nurseries
Non-CA Native
Succulent
Senecio is a spreading succulent from South Africa that grows to 12-18″ tall with 3-4″ long, blue-gray pencil-like fleshy leaves. This distinctive plant forms a dense carpet of angled upward leaves as they spread. It blooms with small white flowers in mid-summer. As a hardy, low-maintenance ground cover, it prefers full sun, sandy, well-draining soil, and requires little water. This is a great solution for rock gardens, containers, and dry-tolerant landscapes. It can also be propagated easily from cuttings.

Senecio mandraliscae

Attributes + Requirements

Evergreen
Popular Plant Pollinator Attraction | Pacific Nurseries
Attracts Pollinators
Growth | 1-2′ High
Growth | 1-2′ Wide
Popular Plant Flower Color | Pacific Nurseries
Flower Color | Green
Light Water
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Popular Plant Soil Requirements | Pacific Nurseries
Soil | Sandy, Well-Drained
Special Features = Features = Deer Resistant | Fire Resistant | Low Maintenance | Easy Pruning
Popular Plant Sizes Grown | Pacific Nurseries
Senecio mandraliscae
Sizes Grown | 1 gal

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