Planting Under Oaks - EPILOBIUM CANUM UC HYBRID 1
EPILOBIUM CANUM UC HYBRID 1
Epilobium canum 'U.C. Hybrid'
U.C. Hybrid California Fuchsia, Hummingbird Trumpet
An herbaceous semi-evergreen shrub with an upright habit. Spreads by rhizomes. Trumpet-shaped flowers appear in scarlet red. Blooms in summer and fall. Pollinated by hummingbirds. Leaves are felty, linear to oval, and gray-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 3 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: little to moderate water