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Ericameria parishii - (Greene.)H.M.Hall.

Common Name Heath Goldenrod, Parish's rabbitbrush
Family Asteraceae or Compositae
USDA hardiness 8-11
Known Hazards None known
Habitats Outwash fans and exposed hillsides, 450 - 2100 metres[71].
Range South-western N. America - California.
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Weed Potential No
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Half Hardy Moist Soil Semi-shade Full sun
Ericameria parishii Heath Goldenrod, Parish


Ericameria parishii Heath Goldenrod, Parish

 

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Summary


Physical Characteristics

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Ericameria parishii is an evergreen Shrub growing to 1 m (3ft 3in).
See above for USDA hardiness. It is hardy to UK zone 9. It is in leaf all year. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs) and is pollinated by Insects.
Suitable for: light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils, prefers well-drained soil and can grow in nutritionally poor soil. Suitable pH: mildly acid, neutral and basic (mildly alkaline) soils. It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade. It prefers moist soil.

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Synonyms

Chrysoma parishii. Haplopappus parishii. (Greene)Blake.

Habitats

Woodland Garden Sunny Edge; Dappled Shade;

Edible Uses

Edible Parts: Seed
Edible Uses:

Seed[161, 177, 257]. No more details are given.

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Medicinal Uses

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Miscellany

The plant has been used for medical purposes, but the details are not known[257].

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Other Uses

Miscellany

None known

Special Uses

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Cultivation details

Succeeds in ordinary garden soil in a sunny position[1]. Requires a well-drained deep gritty or gravelly soil, preferably of low fertility[200].

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Propagation

Seed - sow spring in a greenhouse. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts. Cuttings of half-ripe wood, July/August in a frame.

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Found In

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Weed Potential

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Conservation Status

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Ericameria nauseosaRubber RabbitbrushShrub2.0 7-9 MLMHNDM123

Growth: S = slow M = medium F = fast. Soil: L = light (sandy) M = medium H = heavy (clay). pH: A = acid N = neutral B = basic (alkaline). Shade: F = full shade S = semi-shade N = no shade. Moisture: D = dry M = Moist We = wet Wa = water.

 

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