Erodium chrysanthum

Common Name:
Plant Type:
Evergreen perennial
Geraniaceae (The Cranesbill Family)
Geographic Origin:
Mediterranean Region
California Native?:
Plant Size:
8 inches
Landscape/Garden Uses:
rock gardens
Flowering Season:
Spring and summer
Flower Color:
Pale yellow
Sun or light shade
Well-drained soil
Suggested Irrigation:
Moderate to occasional watering
Estimated Hardiness:
Hardy to 10 degrees F. or less
This species features tightly clustered crowns of silvery, narrowly dissected leaves. These form a lovely background for sprays of large, soft yellow blossoms, produced throughout the year. Best in a sunny spot, with well drained soil and moderate to occasional watering. Hardy to 10 degrees F. or less.