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Strickland, Sam C.
Brickellia cylindracea Gray & Engelm.
Brickell-Bush, Brickellbush, Gravelbar brickellbush
USDA Symbol: BRCY
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
TX USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
Heat Tolerant: yes
Conditions Comments: Brickell-Bush has a wonderful fragrance. It needs to be watered once per week in most areas for the first year. Do not put in a highly visible area as, although the plant is not ugly, it is not pretty either.
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Interesting Foliage: yes
Nectar Source: yes
Deer Resistant: Minimal
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0619
Collected Oct 30, 1993 in Comal County by Mary Beth White
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-621
Collected 2007-10-29 in Hays County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2007-08-07
Research By: RLU