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Ambrosia pumila - San Diego Ambrosia (Plant)

Ambrosia pumila - San Diego Ambrosia (Plant)



Plant Characteristics
Species NameAmbrosia pumila
Common NameSan Diego Ambrosia
Plant TypePerennial
Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Inland-Part Sun, Inland-Shade,
Water RequirementLow
Soil TypeAny
Flower ColorGreen
Flowering MonthsApril, May, June, July
Evergreen/DeciduousSummer deciduous/dormant
Height by Width1ft. x 10ft.
Specialty Features
  • Groundcover
  • Lawn Alternative
  • Parkways
  • Erosion Control
  • Aromatic
  • Container Plant


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