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Red Buckwheat

Eriogonum grande v. rubescens
SKU: HC015341
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
No longer available this season.
Clouds of fluffy red to rose-pink flowers cover this CA native red buckwheat from spring to fall. Native to the Channel Islands off the coast of CA, Eriogonum grande v. rubescens is a rare, easy-to-grow, low care perennial. Its glorious flowers attract beneficial insects, bees and butterflies in abundance. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Eriogonum grande v. rubescens
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds, Deer Resistant, Easy To Grow, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Evergreen, Container Planting, Rock Gardens, Erosion Control
Growing Zones
Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
12" tall
Mature Spread
30-36" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring through summer
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