Large Photo of Eriodictyon angustifolium Foliage detail of Eriodictyon angustifolium, Hualapai Mountain Park, Mohave County, Arizona.
Common Name Narrowleaf Yerba Santa
Latin Name Eriodictyon angustifolium
Native Habitat Western interior U. S. and Mexico from 2,000 to 11,500 feet
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam low in organic content, well drained
Water Once to none per month
Height X Width 3 feet X 3 feet
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Shiny dark green leaves
Garden Suitability Songbird, Thornless, Butterfly, Fire Retardant
Ornamental Value White flowers in spring and summer
Nature Value Used by birds and butterflies
Native American Uses Medicinal
Links  
    Images http://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?query_src=photos_flora_sci&enlarge=0000+0000+0105+2714
    Images http://www.nazflora.org/Eriodictyon_angustifolium.htm
    Images and data http://www.desertmuseum.org/programs/nomenclature/taxaprofile.php?sci_name=Eriodictyon+angustifolium
    Images and data http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/85572/
    Distribution http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=3181
   Nursery, images, and data http://www.laspilitas.com/plants/1385.htm
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