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Zauschneria californica 'Ghostly Red'

Ghostly Red California Fuchsia

Red California Fuchsia
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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Zauschneria californica 'Ghostly Red'
Principal Common Name Ghostly Red California Fuchsia
Common Name(s) Red California Fuchsia
Description Tender spreading low growing perennial with bright red fuchsia shaped flowers which have great contrast with fuzzy gray foliage. Leaves are evergreen in mild winter climates but go deciduous in summer heat or freezing weather.
General Comments
Nativity Western United States and Northern Mexico
Height Range 6 - 30 IN
Spread Range 1 - 3 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Gray
Leaf Texture Fine : Fuzzy : Narrow : Soft
Form Groundcover
Flower Color Bright Red
Flower Time Summer : Fall
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Any : Well-drained
Watering Preferences Drought Tolerant : None : Sparse
Outstanding Features Attracts Birds : Drought tolerant : Evergreen : Fall Color : Flower : Poor Soil tolerant

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