Monardella macrantha 'Marian Sampson'
|Description||A beautiful selection of a southern California native wildflower, with bright red flowers that are adored by hummingbirds. Forms a low mat of shiny, evergreen leaves. Happily grows in lean, dry soil and is perfect for tucking between rocks. An easy-care, drought tolerant option for wildlife gardens and xeric landscapes. The compact size is also wonderful for containers. More resistant to rust than other wild varieties.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Once established, water if very dry.|
|Blooms||Mid to Late Spring|
|Mature Size||Reaches 3 to 4 in. tall, 6 to 8 in. wide.|
|Care||Provide excellent drainage. Tolerates rocky, lean soils. Water infrequently in summer. May benefit from afternoon shade in hotter, inland areas. This short-lived plant may only survive for 4 years, sometimes longer in containers.|
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