Yerba mansa

Anemopsis californica

plant type:
forb
lifecycle:
perennial
growing season:
NA
cover:
Low

Soil

Acceptable Soil Types:
Clay
Loam
Silt
Sand
Gravel
Acceptable Soil conditions:
AcidicAlkalineMetalSaltCaliche

Location

Min elevation:
0
Max elevation:
7500
Counties: 
Apache
Cochise
Gila
Graham
Maricopa
Mohave
Navajo
Pima
Pinal
Santa Cruz
Yavapai

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
High
Germination Overall: 
High
Germination rate: 
Moderate
Germination Requirements: 
moist soil conditions

Ecological

Best Suited for these Site conditions:
ColdFloodingLow lightRiparian
Best Suited for these Management goals:
Erosion controlPollinator habitatWildlife habitat

Additional Information

Commercial availability:
Commonly available
NOTES:
Cut off runners may be transplanted to other damp locations and will root quickly
Citations:
Schroeder & Weller 1997