Frying Pans
Eschscholzia lobbii

Family: Papaveraceae (pa-pav-er-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Eschscholzia (es-SHOLT-zee-uh) (Info)
Species: lobbii (LOB-bee-eye) (Info)

Category:

Annuals

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Castro Valley, California

Richmond, California

San Francisco, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 18, 2005, hanna1 from Castro Valley, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

This is another tufted poppy like E. caespitosa except this one lives in Northern California, wereas E. caespitosa's are pale yellow.
This one has golden yellow flowers like buttercups, 1" acroos borne well above the soft green foliage. A dainty, beautiful addition to my garden.

Neutral

On Sep 29, 2004, smiln32 from Oklahoma City, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

This plant is a U.S. native and grows in California - sporadically across the Sacramento Valley, where it is most common on the Sierra Nevada side, and along the west side of the San Joaquin Valley.