Iva hayesiana

San Diego Marsh Elder

Plant family: Asteraceae - Sunflower


Plant type: Shrub, Slope Stabilizer

Plant origin: N/A, California

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Flower Color Insignificant
Blooming Season Summer
Height 1-2 feet, 2-3 feet
Spread 1-5 feet, 5-10 feet
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Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Salt Marsh

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Clay, Decomposed Granite, Adaptable, Alkaline, Salt

Special Characteristic

Salt Tolerant, Slope Stabilizer, Tolerant of Clay Soil

Plant Highlights

This hardy, evergreen perennial has aromatic foliage and is a great slope stablizer. It is fast growing, adaptable to may soil conditions and has proven trustworthy in the most challenging situations. In addtion, it is listed as fire resistant. It does great even when the temperature drops below 5 F. It is primarily used for revegetation projects.It does well in alkaline soil or soil with a high level of sodium.

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