Chrysothamnus nauseosus graveolens

Chrysothamnus nauseosus graveolens

Rabbitbrush is a tough workhorse shrub that is adaptable to many varied conditions throughout Montana. Abundant bright golden yellow flowers bloom late summer into the fall. This selection’s silvery foliage has a distinct green coloration.

Plant Height at Maturity

4 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

3 feet

Growth Rate


Growth Habit

Upright | Round

Landscape Uses

Erosion Control

Environmental Features

Native Species | Water-wise | Pollinator Friendly | Wildlife Forage Source

Tough Sites

Alkaline Soil | Compacted Soil | Dry Soil | Calcareous Soil | Steep Slope | Deer Damage | High Wind

Seasonal Interest

Winter Interest | Summer Flowering

Flower Color