A drought tolerant California native that can be found in mid-elevation chaparral communities
This shrub provides sustenance for bees and hummingbirds in January and February when little else is available.
In natural habitat - Santa Monica Mountains, California
a 'tassel' with mostly spent flowers in late winter, southern California
A small percentage of plants produce flowers that are more pink than is typical
Santa Monica Mountains, California - December 27, 2009