Baccharis pilularis 'Twin Peaks #2'

Dwarf Coyote Brush

Plant family: Asteraceae - Sunflower


Plant type: Groundcover, Slope Stabilizer

Plant origin: N/A, California, Horticultural Selection

Container Avail Qty Add to
My List
One Gallon 0   12.99
Five gallon - Natural 0   34.99

Add to My List

Flower Color Insignificant
Blooming Season Fall, Summer
Height 1-2 feet
Spread 5-10 feet
Sun / Shade   
Monthly Water
> Learn More
Wildlife Friendliness Rating
Plant Community > Learn More

Horticultural Selection

Best Soil Conditions > Learn More

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

Leave us a comment, your rating and/or your favorite picture

Please share your thoughts with us about this plant. We would like to hear about the good things and the problems. We also would appreciate seeing any photos and have you rate this plant. To leave comments or to rate a plant you must be registered.




No comments for this plant.