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Dendromecon

Dendromecon spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

10b

USDA zone

2°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3m

Max

2m

Min

Flowering

Dendromecon Overview

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

Cuttings

Softwood cuttings in summer, by seed in autumn or spring. By root cuttings in winter.

Seed

Other uses of Dendromecon

Grown for their foliage and showy flowers.