Small genus with 2 evergreen shrubs grown mainly for their flowers and foliage. Leaves are simple, blue-green and rough. Flowers are conspicuous, yellow, scented and poppy-like, this genus is commonly called tree poppy after them.
How to propagate Dendromecon
Softwood cuttings in summer, by seed in autumn or spring. By root cuttings in winter.
Other uses of Dendromecon
Grown for their foliage and showy flowers.