Encelia Californica

Common Name: California Brittle Bush

Encelia Californica, commonly known as the California Brittle Bush is a fast growing, native perennial shrub grows up to 3′-4′ tall and round with bright green leaves and yellow ‘daisy’ flowers blooming in the late winter thru spring. Loves the sun and water-wise once established. Attracts bees and butterflies! Summer dormant, so back way off on the watering during this time.

  • Type: Perennial
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Height: 3-4 Feet
  • Width: 3 Feet
  • Hardy To: 23° F
  • Blooms: Yellow, Late Winter to Spring