Peritoma arborea (bladder pod)
A mounding evergreen shrub that grows fast- up to six feet tall and wide. Fragrant yellow flowers bloom in the winter through spring.
Plant with: Sand Verbena (Abronia species), California Sea Lavender (Limonium californicum), Chamise (Adenostema fasciculatum), Brittlebush (Encelia species), Joshua Tree(Yucca brevifolia), Indian Mallow (Abutilon palmeri), Rush Milkweed (Asclepias subulata), Buckwheat (Eriogonum species), Ocotillo (Fouquieria splendens), Chuparosa (Justicia californica), Apricot Mallow (Sphaeralcea ambigua), Yucca species, numerous cactus species
- Plant in full sun
- Best in well drained decomposed granite or sand
- Deer resistant
- Attracts birds, bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies
- Native to California