Calliandra Eriophylla, or more commonly know as Fairyduster, is a subshrub shrub with green foliage and purple flowers of the genus Calliandra. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 3 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during early spring, is intolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Calliandra Eriophylla or Fairyduster's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas.
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