OPEN FROM DAWN TO DUSK
Map 1236 N. Peck Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA
(West of Polliwog Park)
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CA Native Buckwheats
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Eriogonum parvifoliumRare CA Native
DUNE, COAST or CLIFF BUCKWHEAT
Uses: Rounded dense shrub; accent plant; food/cover for wildlife including all stages of El Segundo Blue butterfly. .
Sun Exposure
Full/Part sun
Water Requirements
Dry
Soil Preference
Sandy
Height & Width
2' x 3'
Flowers
Summer/Fall; White
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 
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Eriogonum grande rubescensEndangered CA Native
RED BUCKWHEAT
Uses: Low, rounded, dense shrub; accent plant; food/cover for wildlife. Unusual white underleaf. Dramatic flower heads..
Sun Exposure
Sun/Part sun
Water Requirements
Semi-dry
Soil Preference
Rocky, Sandy
Height & Width
1' x 2' - 3'
Flowers
Summer; Pink
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 
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Eriogonum giganteumRare CA Native
ST. CATHERINE'S LACE BUCKWHEAT
Uses: Rounded dense shrub; accent plant; food/cover for wildlife. Blue-gray foliage. Dramatic flower heads turn copper. .
Sun Exposure
Full/Part sun
Water Requirements
Dry
Soil Preference
Rocky, well drained, sandy
Height & Width
4' - 6' x 4' - 6'
Flowers
Summer; White
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 
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Eriogonum fasciculatum "Bruce Dickerson" CA Native
CALIFORNIA BUCKWHEAT
Uses: Groundcover, erosion control. Low spreading mat provides cover and food for wildlife.
Sun Exposure
Sun to Part sun
Water Requirements
Dry to semi-dry
Soil Preference
Sandy to Clay
Height & Width
1' x 6'
Flowers
Summer; Pink/White
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 
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Eriogonum arborescensCA Native
SANTA CRUZ ISLAND BUCKWHEAT
Uses: Rounded dense shrub; accent plant; food/cover for wildlife. Dramatic, long lasting flower heads. Hardy.
Sun Exposure
Full sun
Water Requirements
Dry
Soil Preference
Sandy or clay, alkaline OK
Height & Width
2' - 3' x 3' - 4'
Flowers
Summer/winter; Pink
Deciduous or Evergreen
Evergreen
 


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