coyote brush

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Related to coyote brush: California sagebrush, Aaron's beard
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Noun1.coyote brush - widely spreading evergreen shrub of southwestern United States with flower heads in a leafy panicle
Baccharis, genus Baccharis - shrubs of western hemisphere often having honey-scented flowers followed by silky thistlelike heads of tiny fruits; often used for erosion control
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Often it occurs in steep terrain, where it's hard to reach, mixed in with native shrubs such as sage and coyote brush. "It's not possible to remove all the plants manually," said Jason Giessow, principal ecologist at the Encinitas land management company Dendra Inc.
Plant species composition for each site varied slightly, but all contained California lilac (Ceanothus griseus), coffeeberry (Rhamnus californica), California buckwheat (Eriogonum fasciculatum), toyon (Heteromeles arbutifolia), elderberry (Sambucus mexicana) and coyote brush (Baccharis pilularis).
Follow your docent through oak groves and coyote brush to serpentine cliffs for jaw-dropping views.
TOMALES BAY STATE PARK The 2.8-mile loop on the Jepson and Johnstone Trails takes you through gnarled coastal live oaks bearded with Spanish moss, coyote brush, huckleberry, and some hip-high grasses.
griseus horizontalis; dwarf coyote brush; varieties of Juniperus chinensis, J.
uva-ursi; Ceanothus 'Centennial'; coyote brush; varieties of Juniperus chinensis, F.
Two ground covers especially valued for erosion control are yellow-flowering Acacia redolens (a favorite of hummingbirds) and coyote brush (Baccharis pilularis |Twin Peaks').