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Flannel Bush 'California Glory'

Fremontodendron 'California Glory'

Also known as

Flannel Bush, Fremontia, Flannel flower

Fremontodendron California Glory 2 by Stan Shebs (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

4m

4m

Min

2.5m

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Flannel Bush 'California Glory' Overview

Fremontodendron 'California Glory' is an evergreen shrub cultivar with a vigorous growth habit, capable of reaching heights of 8m and a spread of 4m, given enough space to grow. Foliage is 3-lobed and dark green in colour, flowers are showy, measuring around 6cm across, coloured deep yellow. This cultivar is part of the Royal Horticultural Society “Plants for Pollinators” initiative to showcase plants which support pollinator populations by providing ample amounts of nectar and/ or pollen. A great choice for encouraging pollinating insect wildlife into your garden!

Common problems with Flannel Bush 'California Glory'

How to propagate Flannel Bush 'California Glory'

Cuttings

Semi-hardwood cuttings.

Seed

Seeds in the autumn or spring.

Special features of Flannel Bush 'California Glory'

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Flannel Bush 'California Glory'

Climbing

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