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Viguiera parishii (Goldeneye)

Viguiera parishii
Goldeneye, Parish's Goldeneye, Desert Sunflower, Parish's Brittlebush

This evergreen perennial is native to much of the southwest and into Mexico at elevations from 1000 to 3500 feet. It forms a dense rounded mound of medium green, rough-textured leaves. In the spring yellow daisy-like flowers rise above the foliage. Plant in full sun and in well-drained soils. Cut back annually to maintain a more compact form.

Plant Type Native, Shrub
Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zone Zone 8 (10° F)
Flower Color Yellow
Flower Season Spring, Summer, Fall
Growth Rate Fast
Height 4 (ft)
Spread 4 (ft)
Spacing 2' - 3' (ft)
Characteristics Dwarf, Fragrant, Great Foliage, Showy
Attracts Bees, Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators, Wildlife
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Banks and Slopes, Beds and Borders, Cut Flowers, Dried Arrangements, Ground Covers, Mass Planting, Rain Gardens, Specimen, Wall-Side Borders, Walls and Fences
Tolerance Cold, Deer, Drought, Dry Soil, Heat, Rocky Soil
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
Image by: MSWN
Image by: MSWN

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