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Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml

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Fabaceae

Baja Fairy Duster, Powderpuff

Calliandra californica

A dwarf very-very free blooming powderpuff bush producing it's bright orange-red blooms seemingly throughout the year. One of the hardiest Calliandras. Attracts hummingbirds. It is reported that fairies love them, too:)

The Baja Fairy Duster is considered to be one of the hardiest of the Powderpuffs and is reported to withstand temperatures in the mid teens. Needs good drainage and average moisture for the best performance.

Average Mature Size: 3-5'H x 3-5'W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9,10,11,(8B? with protection)

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun

Native To / Origin: US-CA?, N Mexico?

 
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