Eriogonum polifolium 'Margarita Fog'

Margarita Fog Buckwheat

Plant family: Polygonaceae - Buckwheat


Plant type: Sub-shrub

Plant origin: N/A, California

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Flower Color Brown, Pink to Deep Red, White
Blooming Season Fall, Spring, Summer
Height 2-3 feet
Spread 1-5 feet
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Chaparral, Creosote Bush Scrub, Inland Sage Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Oak Woodland

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Clay, Sand

Special Characteristic

Attracts Wildlife, Fire Resistance, Tolerates Hard Frost

Plant Highlights

Eriogonum fasciculatum var polifolium 'Margarita FOG' bears white flowers from spring into summer, turning pink, then chocolate brown in fall. This grey leafed subshrub grows to 2-4 ft wide by 2-3 feet tall. Use as a focal point in a container or rock garden,or use in a border garden or to edge a pathway. all buckwheats are an important source of nectar for native bees, insects and butterflies. Birds and mammals appreciate the seeds and shelter. Plant in well-drained soil, and provide occasional water in summer.
Hardy to -20 degrees F.

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