• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Large open shrub; reaches 4 to 6 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Heat Loving Color
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:ses-al-PIN-ee-uh gil-EEZ-ee-eye
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Large open shrub; reaches 4 to 6 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Yellow
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleMediterranean, Rustic, Xeric
    Companion PlantsBottlebrush (Callistemon); Yucca (Yucca); Bougainvillea (Bougainvillea); Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia); Agave (Agave)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in a wide range of soils, provided they are fast-draining. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Drought tolerant once established. No fertilization is necessary; this plant fixes nitrogen in the soil and needs little care.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.