Munzothamnus blairii - San Clemente Island Chicory
Evergreen shrub to 4 ft. Rare shrub, native to rocky slopes in the Channel Islands. Forms a dense mound of angular, lobed leaves. Clusters of small lavender flowers summer into fall. Good for a rock garden. Pairs well with CA fuchsias. Full sun on the coast to part shade inland. Low water. Prefers fast draining soils. Hardy to 35º F.