erigeron glaucus 'Wayne Roderick'
Common Names: seaside daisy
Size: 1 ft. high, 3 ft. wide.
Flowers: 1 in. lavender/blue flowers in loose terminal heads, spring, summer, fall if pruned. Larger darker green leaves (than species).
Uses: Borders, ground cover, near ponds, beach gardens, deep containers, rock gardens, in heat. Fire resistive.
Wildlife: Nectar for butterflies and hummingbirds. Deer resistant.
Soil: Tolerates a variety.
Water: Low supplemental water; needs a little more inland.
Sun: Full sun to some shade; avoid extreme heat inland.
Pruning: Trim dead blooms every two months to prolong blooming period.
Pests & Diseases: (None found.)
Notes: Species is native to coastal sand dunes and bluffs from Oregon to southern California. Hardy to -5° F.