dwarf coyote bush
This plant grows well in the following regions:
- CVCentral Valley
- NCNorth and Central Coast
- SCSouth Coast
Coyote brush is native to California, and groundcover varieties are available. Very tolerant of varied soil, climate, and regional conditions. Groundcovers form dense foliage mats.
‘Pigeon Point’ is a low growing form of the native coyote bush. It is a male selection and doesn’t make seed. Extremely drought tolerant along the coast but best with moderate to occasional summer water inland. Forms a dense mounding cover. Tolerant of a wide range of soils but well-drained is best. Can be sheared in late winter to make more dense.
Excellent erosion control and groundcover. Tolerant of a wide range of soils but well-drained is best. Can be sheared in late winter to make more dense. Grows 1-3 ft tall, 6-10 foot spread. Offers excellent cover to a variety of wildlife. Deer resistant.
- Full sun
- Medium water
- Low water