Dendromecon harfordii

Island Bush Poppy

The one species of Tree or Bush Poppy is native to California and northern Baja California, Mexico. It is ideal when grown in warm climates with other drought-resistant plants and natives, such as Manzanita and Ceanothus. Flowers mass on its many branches from mid spring through summer among leathery leaves. Prune to encourage bushy growth after bloom.
Dendromecon harfordii, Island Bush Poppy
Its yellow poppy-like flowers bloom throughout the year. Use on hot dry banks.

Attributes - Dendromecon harfordii

Plant Type: Shrub, Tree

Bloom Season: Mid Spring through Mid Summer

Flower Color: Yellow

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 6 ft. to 20 ft.

Width: 20 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun

Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10

Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Drought Tolerant, Long Blooming.

Related Plants

Dendromecon rigida, Dendromecon rigida harfordii
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