Chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


February Plants for Honey BeesFebruary Plants for Honey Bees
By Mindy03 on February 28, 2012

February is here! Hopefully the old groundhog didn't see his shadow and spring will be here sooner than later. Longer days and warmer temperatures will have the honey bees buzzing everywhere looking for food to feed their hungry babies.

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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Jan 27, 2012 2:02 PM

Honey bees get nectar from this plant.

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