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Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia.

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Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia
September 25, 2006 at Lake Pleasant Road, Arizona.
Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.
Ericameria laricifolia Flowers.Turpentine Bush Flower
Detail Close Up.
Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.
Turpentine Bush Leaves
Ericameria laricifolia.
Turpentine Bush Leaf
Ericameria laricifolia.
Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.
Italian Honey Bee
Gathering Nectar
On Ericameria laricifolia.
Apis mellifera ligustica
Gathering Nectar
On Larchleaf Goldenweed.
Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.Turpentine Bush, Ericameria laricifolia. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre. Xeriscape Landscaping Plants For The Arizona Desert Environment. Pictures, Photos, Information, Descriptions, Images, & Reviews. Shrubs.
She Is Gathering Nectar
Since Her Legs Don't Have
Pollen Balls On Them.
And Her Proboscis Is In The
Base Of The Flower
Near The Nectar Glands.

Turpentine Bush.
Ericameria laricifolia Composite Family ( Compositae ) And Sunflower Family ( Asteracae ), Turpentine Bush. Also known as: Haplopappus laricifolius, Larchleaf Goldenweed, Aguirre, Ericameria nelsonii, Bigelowia nelsonii, Aplopappus laricifolius.

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Perennial.

Considered a low water use (xeriscape) plant. Very attractive to bees and butterflies. Produces a dark honey and a lot of pollen for honeybees to use to live through the winter.


Quick Notes:

Height: Up To About 36 - 48 inches tall and wide.

Leaves: Green, alternate, simple, evergreen, very narrow 1/2 to 1 inch long, needle-like. They have a turpentine smell when crushed.

Flowers: Yellow, composite, monoecious, conical flowers, about 1/4 inch across, in rounded, terminal clusters; blooming in the fall, followed by persistent cottony seed calix sheaths.

Flowering Time: September - November.

Found: The USDA Claims it is native of the USA (AZ, CA, NM, NV, TX, UT). in Arizona it is native to Mohave, Yavapai, Gila, Graham, Greenlee, Yuma, Pima, & Cochise counties. Also native of Mexico in Sonora, & Chihuahua. Can Be An Xeriscape Landscaping Plant.

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
7.9 to 8.5 (alkaline)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Elevation: 0 - 6,000 Feet.

Habitat: Woodlands, grasslands, deserts.

Miscellaneous: Flowering Photos Taken September 25, 2006 at Lake Pleasant Road, Arizona.

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