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Wright Silk Tassel

Natural History

Wright Silk Tassel is a member of the Silk Tassel Family. The shrub grows to 15 feet in height and has grayish-green, elliptical, leathery leaves which grow to 2 inches in length. The plant grows on dry slopes at elevations between 3000 - 8000 feet.

Wright Silk Tassel are browsed by deer.

Wright Silk Tassel blooms between March - August and produces small grayish-green flowers that are followed by a dark blue round fruit to 1/3 inch in diameter.

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