Madia elegans

elegant madia

Tarweed is in full bloom from late summer through fall, providing pollen and nectar when little else is available for bees and beneficial insects. A great choice with asters, goldenrod and grasses; heavy bloomer, reseeds readily. Usually 4 to 6 ft. tall, full sun, very low water needs.

Other Plants:

Sticky Columbine
Showy Milkweed
California Aster
Elegant Clarkia
Seaside Daisy
Coast Buckwheat
California poppy
California fescue
Globe Gilia