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California Broomsage, Scale Broom
900 - 8,000 ft.
August, September, October, November
Height | Length:
< 6 ft.
Life Cycle | Lifeform:
Attracts native bees, Attracts butterflies
As Lepidiospartum squamatum flowers mature, they dry into fluffy seed heads that will be dispersed by wind. This shrub blooms in autumn. Pioneertown, CA | October 2015
Lepidiospartum squamatum is a 6 ft. shrub with erect, knobby stems and an inflorescence of yellow disc flower clusters at the apex. Red Rock Canyon State Park | November 2013