Ericameria nauseosa

Ericameria nauseosa

Rubber rabbitbrush

Previous scientific name(s): Chrysothamnus nauseosus.

Formerly known as Chrysothamnus nauseosus. Medium height deciduous shrub occurring on all soil textures on a wide variety of sites from 2,000 to 9,000 ft. elevation. Establishes easily and may spread aggressively. Moderately palatable to livestock and wildlife. Provides good cover to birds and small mammals.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
- 7 
feet
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
in.
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
2,000 
- 9,000 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Average
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Best
Fine: 
Average

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Marginal
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Average
Seeding Rate: 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
56.80 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
400,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Yellow
Blooming Season: 
Fall