Epilobium canum (E.Greene) Raven

California Fuchsia

Densely hairy perennial herb or subshrub. Leaves linear to ovate, more or less stalkless, grey-green, sometimes toothed. Flowers reddish orange. Petals about 1-1.5 cm long. Syn. Zauschneria californica C. Presl var. microphylla A. Gray.


Source: Spencer, R. (2002). Onagraceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Rosanae
order      Myrtales
family       Onagraceae
genus        Epilobium L.