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Eriogonum allenii 'Little Rascal'
Common Name: Shale Barrens Buckwheat Family: Polygonaceae (The Buckwheat Family)

Eriogonum allenii 'Little Rascal'
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This long-flowering workhorse is a durable plant that thrives in dry site. It has gray-green, paddle-shaped leaves and golden yellow umbels. It provides habitat and nectar for butterflies, honey bees, bumble bees and hummingbirds.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Shale barrens

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourBluish Green 
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Dry Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-10  Berries 
BC NativeNo    

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