Limonium sinuatum


  • Height:   1 ft - 3 ft
  • Life Cycle:   perennial
  • Growth Type:   flower
  • Flower Size:   small, 1/4 - 1 in
  • Inflorescence Size:   > 5 in
  • Flower Type:   clustered
  • Bloom Type:   summer
  • Flower Color:   blue
  • Native to California:   NO
  • California Range:   coast - inland
  • Water Requirements:   low - medium
  • Salt Tolerance:   high
  • Characteristics / Comments:   showy color - seeds/reseeds well - good as ground cover - fire retardent properties
  • Average Live Seed per Bulk Pound:   2,000
  • 3150
  • 3151
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Taxon report data from Calflora

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Limonium sinuatum

Common Name:Statice

Limonium sinuatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is non-native to California.

US Distribution:introduced
Plant Community(s):Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh
Habitat:coastal salt-marsh

Name Status:

Recognized as current in TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93

County distribution list:

Alameda, Butte, ContraCosta, Los Angeles, Monterey, Orange, Placer, Riverside, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Sonoma, Ventura

See a detailed Distribution Grid of this plant in Calfornia.

Links: USDA Plants Profile | Jepson Herbarium

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Bloom Months
(Blooming months in blue)