Brittlebush (Encelia farinosa) potted plant, organic, top size

$30.00

Family:  Aster (Asteracea)

Hardy to Zone 7 to 12

(Incienso, Brittle Bush)  Woody perennial subshrub.  Native to the arid Southwestern US, Mexico and Baja.  Clumps of grey-green leaves resemble White Sage but unlike White Sage they produce bright yellow flowers in the early spring.  The plant gives an aromatic resin that is used like Copal as a burnable.  Traditional usage (Mexican and SW American tribes): bronchitis and arthritis.  Plant prefers a Southern exposure and dryish soils.  Sow in spring.   Space plants 3 feet apart.  Grows to 2 feet tall.

Potted plant, Certified Organically Grown

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