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Acourtia microcephala - Sacapellote (Plant)

Acourtia microcephala - Sacapellote (Plant)

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  • Acourtia microcephala - Sacapellote (Plant)

    Acourtia microcephala - Sacapellote (Plant)

    This local chaparral native is especially common after fires. Lush, sticky leaves are topped with clusters of purplish flowers in summer. Cut back hard after flowering.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameAcourtia microcephala
    Common NameSacapellote
    Plant TypePerennial
    Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Coast-Part Sun, Inland-Part Sun,
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Flower ColorPink, Magenta, Rose, Purple, Violet, Lavender
    Flowering MonthsJune, July, August
    Evergreen/DeciduousSummer deciduous/dormant
    Height by Width4ft. x 4ft.
     
    Specialty Features
    • Butterflies/Moths
    • Local Plants
    • Under Oaks
    • Songbirds
    • Pollinators

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