Goldentop

Lamarckia aurea

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lamarckia (la-MAR-kee-uh) (Info)
Species: aurea (AW-re-uh) (Info)

Category:

Annuals

Ornamental Grasses and Bamboo

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

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)

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Green

Pale Green

Silver/Gray

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Size:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

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Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

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:

Malibu, California

Aurora, Illinois

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On Aug 31, 2006, frostweed from Josephine, Arlington, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Lamarckia aurea is Naturalized in Texas and other States.

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