Fremontodendron californicum
California flannelbush
Fremontodendron californicum ssp decumbens 1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Unranked: Angiosperms
Unranked: Eudicots
Unranked: Rosids
Order: Malvales
Family: Malvaceae
Genus: Fremontodendron
Species: F. californicum
Binomial name
Fremontodendron californicum

Fremontodendron californicum, the California flannelbush, with syn. Fremontia californica Torr.) is a flowering evergreen minor hardwood tree/shrub, with fuzzy, flannel-like leaves and colorful blossoms. It bears the alternate common names California fremontia and flannel flower. It is one of two species in the genus Fremontodendron, and it is divided into four subspecies

Common NamesEdit

California flannel bush



  • Flowers are yellow