Zauschneria californica Ghostly Red
Epilobium canum ssp. canum Zauschneria californica
Common Name California Fuchsia, Red California Fuchsia, Hummingbird Trumpet,
Latin Name Zauschneria californica
Native Habitat 0 to 5,000 feet in central and southern California
Soil Dry, decomposed granite or sand preferred, low in organic content, well drained
Water Once or twice per month
Height X Width 3 feet X 5 feet
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Fuzzy green stressdeciduous leaves
Garden Suitability Hummingbird, Songbird, Thornless, Butterfly, Fire Retardant
Ornamental Value Red flowers from mid-spring to early winter
Nature Value Attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, and birds
Native American Uses None
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  May be invasive