Redstem Ceanothus

Ceanothus sanguineus

Deciduous, nitrogen-fixing shrub that emits spicy-sweet odor from leaves. Clustered flowers in late spring, early summer. Stems turn dark red with age. Also known as buckbrush.

Plant Details

Mature Heightup to 9'
Shade Preference
Soil Tolerance Dry to moist, well-drained soil
Special Uses Wildlife forage, cover and food; bank stabilization; ornamental.
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