shrub, groundcover, perennial

Epilobium latifolia johnstonii | Bush California Fuchsia

(Zauschneria latifolia johnstonii)

Bush California Fuchsia is one of those plants who's name (genus and species) has been in a constant state of change. May be sold as Zauschneria. Extremely profuse flowering produces a red-orange carpet of color. Strong blooming period comes on late in the season when color is not as common. Canopy coverage: 13 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -10F

Growth Rate: slow

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 4 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: orange, red

Flower Season: summer, fall

Wildlife: birds, hummingbirds, butterflies