Calliandra californica
BAJA FAIRY DUSTER
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 
Print friendly version of this plant Print   |   View think list View think list
 
Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
1m
Plant habit
 
1.5m

Add to your plants think list Add to think list  
Add to my profile Add to my profile

Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early spring to late autumn
 
Previous plant Next plant

New Search

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Claire Dee Grevillea

Plant type: evergreen shrub
H: 3.5m W: 3.5m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Find out more

Member's Tip

Fast plant facts

Sarah, Belair SA
Choose drought tolerant plants which were raised with low water levels, in the same climate where you will grow them. Harvest rain AND storm water.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more

Calliandra californica
BAJA FAIRY DUSTER
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
1m
Plant habit
 
1.5m

FEATURES

Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early spring to late autumn


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean, dry style, coastal & cottage designs

Uses: border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






Advert