Ceanothus cuneatus's, Buck Brush,  flowers vary from white to pale blue.
Ceanothus cuneatus, Buckbrush
Ceanothus cuneatus, California buckbrush
Common Name Buck Brush, Sierra Mountain Lilac, Wedgeleaf Ceanothus, Sierra Buckbrush
Latin Name Ceanothus cuneatus
Native Habitat Mountains and deserts between 0 to 6,000 feet in North America
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam low in organic content, well drained
Water Once per month
Height X Width 8 feet X 10 feet
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Green, evergreen
Garden Suitability Mountain, Thornless, Songbird, Butterfly, Fire Retardant, Ethnobotanical
Ornamental Value White to light blue flowers in late winter to mid-spring, heat marginal
Nature Value Deer and other animals browse leaves, fruit, and young shoots; birds eat seeds, attracts butterflies
Native American Uses Used to add fragrance to soap and shampoo, leaves and flowers made onto tea,
Links  
    Images and data http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/78881/
    Images and data http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=CECU
    Images and data http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=1770
    Images and data http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceanothus_cuneatus
    Images and data http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/shrub/ceacun/all.html
    Data http://www.pfaf.org/database/plants.php?Ceanothus+cuneatus
    Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=CECU
    Nursery, images and data http://www.laspilitas.com/plants/345.htm
    Nursery, images and data http://www.cnplx.info/nplx/species?taxon=Ceanothus+cuneatus
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