General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2 to 4 inches
Plant Spread: 2 to 3 feet
Fruit: Other: Single seeded utricle
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Other: White, yellowish, or tan
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Will Naturalize
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant

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Common names
  • Washerwoman
  • Khakiweed
  • Mat Chaff Flower

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Location: Santa Rita Mountains, Coronado National Forest
Date: 4-2018
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Date: 2008-09-01
author--Patrick Alexander/made available by SEINet
Location: Hakioawa, Kahoolawe, Hawaii
Date: 12-2015
author--Forest & Kim Starr
Location: Hakioawa, Kahoolawe, Hawaii
Date: 12-2015
author--Forest & Kim Starr

Date: 9-2000
author--Forest & Kim Starr
Location: Santa Cruz, Arizona
Date: 9-2016
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Location: Santa Rita Mountains, Coronado National Forest
Date: 4-2018
made available by SEINet
Location: Santa Cruz, Arizona
Date: 2016-09-10
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Date: 2008-09-01
author--Patrick Alexander/made available by SEINet

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