Commonly known as Flannel bush, Fremontia

Genus of 2 species of evergreen or semi-evergreen shrubs or trees from dry woodland, canyons and mountain slopes in the USA and northern Mexico.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Or semi evergreen shrubs or trees
  • Yellow
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold drying winds
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    An introduction by Cornish plant hunter William Lobb (1809-1864) Grown for the large, very showy flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    Phytophthora root rot may be a problem.
    Place of origin
    USA, northern Mexico.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Neutral to alkaline soil
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Skin irritant
    (People & Pets)
Fremontodendron Growing Guide


FREMONTODENDRON 'California Glory'

FREMONTODENDRON 'California Glory'

Flannel bush, Fremontia

requires a sunny position, flowers golden yellow

Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
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Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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