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Common Name: Morning Brides
Chaenactis douglasii is a Biennial/Perennial up to 0.40 metres tall.
It has uses.
Western N. America - Montana to British Columbia, south to Arizona, California and New Mexico.
Dry to medium-moist soils along roadsides, waste places and hillsides, especially where the soil has been disturbed[
Requires a deep well-drained gritty or gravelly soil, preferably of low fertility and a sunny position[
Grows well in the rock garden[
The plant is a biennial or short-lived perennial[
Seed - surface sow in spring in a greenhouse[
]. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out into their permanent positions in the summer.