Asclepias cordifolia "Heart-leaf Milkweed"
Specializing in rare and unusual annual and perennial plants, including cottage garden heirlooms and hard to find California native wildflowers.
33 Drought Tolerant Crops For Dry or Hot Climates
Gardening in hot or dry areas that are prone to drought can be challenging, but you can still have a garden as long as you do a little planning to ensure it will have what it needs to produce healthy plants, even without a lot of extra water. Read more about Watering. When gardening in areas of prolonged heat and dry
Pineapple Guava - A great shrub for your Edible Landscape | Edible Landscaping Made Easy With Avis Licht
How to grow and use the Pineapple Guava, Feijoa sellowiana, in your edible landscape
Dymondia maragaretae grows in flat, dense mats and keeps weeds from growing the the same area. The plant is very drought tolerant and works well mixed in with stepping stones or pavement.
Thyme is a drought resistant plant that is a beautiful shade of purple. Save water and glam up your lawn at the same time! While a little foot traffic won't hurt, you should set up a walking path through the thyme to keep from damaging the plants.
Favorite California Native Plants
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Gaura lindheimeri 'Snow Fountain' (10)ct Quarts
Overview Reviews Questions & Answers Product Description Gaura lindheimeri 'Snow Fountain' Common Name: butterfly wand, wand flower, Butterfly Gaura. Zone 5 to 10. Sun. Mature foliage height 24 to 30 inches and width 18 to 24 inches, compact, herbaceous, taprooted perennial. Sturdy, upright, medium green foliage does not droop as it waves in the bees and butterflies. Flowers emerge a light pink that turn white may bloom from early to mid-summer into late fall. Ten (10) plants in quart…
Cotinus coggygria 'Purpureus'
Description A deciduous shrub or small tree that grows up to 10' tall, the 'Purpureus' is grown for its wispy, thread-like flower clusters and outstanding fall color. Its foliage has a reddish purple color that turns somewhat green in summer. The plant requires sun to part shade, with little or no summer water.