Planting Under Oaks - EPILOBIUM CANUM CALISTOGA
EPILOBIUM CANUM CALISTOGA
Epilobium canum 'Calistoga'
Calistoga California Fuchsia, Hummingbird Trumpet
An herbaceous semi-evergreen shrub with a mounding habit. Spreads by rhizomes. Trumpet-shaped flowers appear in rich red-orange. Blooms in summer and fall. Pollinated by hummingbirds. Leaves are felty, oval to linear, and gray-green. Native to California, the West, and northern Mexico.
USDA zones: 7 - 10
Sunset zones: 2 - 11, 14 - 24
Mature size: 1 - 2 feet high and 3 - 4 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: little to moderate water