Planting Under Oaks - EPILOBIUM C CHAPARRAL SILVER 1
EPILOBIUM C CHAPARRAL SILVER 1
Epilobium canum 'Chaparral Silver'
Chaparral Silver Hummingbird Trumped, California Fuchsia
An herbaceous semi-evergreen shrub with a mounding habit. Spreads by rhizomes. Trumpet-shaped flowers appear in deep red. Blooms in summer and fall. Pollinated by hummingbirds. Leaves are felty, oval to linear, and silver-green. Native to California, the West, and northern Mexico.
USDA zones: 7 - 10
Sunset zones: 2 - 11, 14 - 24
Mature size: 12 - 18 inches high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: little to moderate water