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

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Common names
  • Chamise
  • Common chamise
  • Greasewood
  • Huutah

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Location: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, California
Date: 2013-04-22

Photo Credit: NPS/Keir Morse
Location: Blooming chamise (Adenostoma fasciculatum) Pinnacles National Park Chalone Peak Trail
Date: 2010-06-14
Photo courtesy of: Miguel Vieira
Location: Regional Parks Botanic Garden.
Date: April 8, 2007
photo by Stan Shebs
Location: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, California
Date: 2013-11-29
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