Pluchea sericea Pluchea sericea Pluchea sericea
Common Name Arrowweed
Latin Name Pluchea sericea
Native Habitat Moist sandy washes 0 to 2,000 feet, riparian
Soil Moist sandy soil
Water Regular
Height X Width 5 feet tall by 1 foot
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Grey leaves
Garden Suitability Ethnobotanical
Ornamental Value Purple flowers
Nature Value ?
Native American Uses Use to make arrow shafts and conical housing, also medicinal
Links  
    Images and data http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=6654
    Images and data http://www.desertmuseumdigitallibrary.org/public/detail.php?id=ASDM01706&sp=Pluchea%20sericea
    Images and data http://www.nazflora.org/Pluchea_sericea.htm
    Images and data http://en.wikipedia.orgd /wiki/Pluchea_sericea
    Images, nursery, and data http://www.laspilitas.com/nature-of-california/plants/pluchea-sericea
    Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=PLSE
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