Baccharis 'Thompson'

Description
Botanical Name: 
Baccharis x 'Starn'

An evergreen shrub with a mounding, trailing habit. A hybrid between B. sarothroides and B. pilularis. Leaves are dark green, simple, alternate, oblanceolate, 1/4" long, 2/16" wide. Flowers are inconspicuous and do not produce the fluff that B. Centennial does. A tough durable shrub that is tolerant of heat, wind, and poor soil. Good for erosion control and exposed areas.

Plant Characteristics
Plant Category: 
Shrubs
Name: 
Baccharis 'Thompson'
Plant Type: 
Evergreen
Flower: 
Tan, 1/4" wide
Mature Size: 
3' x 5'
Water: 
Very low
Exposure:: 
Full sun
Spacing: 
2 1/2'
Soil Type: 
Clay; loam; sand; alkaline; well drained
Planting Time: 
Any season