Eriastrum densifolium Eriastrum densifolium
Common Name Giant Woolystar
Latin Name Eriastrum densifolium
Native Habitat Western U. S. between 0 and 9,000 feet
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam low in organic content, well drained
Water None
Height X Width 1 foot X 1 foot
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves White, stressdecidious
Garden Suitability Thornless
Ornamental Value Light blue to purple flowers bloom June to October, endangered, cold marginal
Nature Value NA
Native American Uses NA
Links  
    Images http://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?query_src=photos_index&where-taxon=Eriastrum+densifolium
    Images and data http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=3054
    Images and data http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=ERDE2
    Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ERDE2
   Nursery, images, and data http://www.laspilitas.com/plants/267.htm
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