(Eriogonum umbellatum) This multi-colored perennial is like a chameleon. Its nearly ever-green leaves have red undersides and its flowers change from cream to pink to a deep red throughout the season. Its flowers provide perfect landing platforms for butterflies.
Seed: Sept – Dec
Bloom Height: 4 – 8″
Sun: Full Sun
200 Seeds / Covers 10 sq ft
The best time to plant native wildflowers is during the fall, winter, or early spring. Pick a sunny site with rocky or sandy soil that is as weed free as possible. Thoroughly mix your seeds with 1 cup of sand. Hand scatter this mixture onto bare ground. Do not cover.