Grasses, Perennials, Shrubs and Trees

Salvia muirii

Evergreen Perennial

Short, woody shrub with small semi-folded leaves that release a subtle camphor fragrance when crushed. Flowers of violet-blue with white appear late spring through early fall. Great coastal plant

Salvia munzii

Evergreen perennial

Small shrubs with tight whorls of light lavender to blue blossoms. Will go dormant in Fall if kept dry. Does well in containers. Mixes well with Monkeyflowers.

Salvia sonomensis

Evergreen perennial groundcover

Creeping sage spreads wide. Bright grey leaves with violet flowers. Ideal groundcover for steep hillsides.

Salvia spathacea

Evergreen Perennial

A low growing sage with soft green arrow-shaped leaves that have a sweet fragrance. Bloom spikes with hundreds of pink flowers Spring through Summer.

Salvia uliginosa

Evergreen Herbaceous perennial

Quick growing, dense and upright sage with soft green leaves and year-round tall blue bloom spikes.

Salvia “Belize Huntington”

Evergreen perennial/shrub

Pink flowers spring through fall. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Grows well in light shade, more flowers in sun. Deer-resistant

Salvia “Golden Girl”

Salvia x jamensis “Golden Girl” PP23,997

Evergreen perennial/shrub

Fragrant foliage with subtle peach flowers Spring through Fall. Growth is dense and compact. Hummingbirds love it! Deadhead the flowers thru the summer for many more blooms.

Salvia “Killer Cranberry”

PP26609

Evergreen perennial/shrub

S. microphylla hybrid. Semi-woody dwarf salvia will bloom bright cranberry spring through fall. Fragrant foliage. Best in full sun.

Salvia “Smokin’ Lavender”

S. greggii “Smokin’ Lavender”

Evergreen perennial/shrub

Semi-woody dwarf salvia will bloom lavender in fall.  Best in full sun, except in hotter areas.

 

Santolina “Shades of Jade”

Perennial

A dense mounding sub-shrub with feathery fragrant silvery-green foliage. Bright yellow flowers bloom in summer. Great for borders.

Santolina chamaecyparissus v. nana

Perennial

A dense mounding sub-shrub with feathery fragrant silvery-green foliage. Bright yellow flowers bloom in summer. Great for borders.

Saxifraga stolonifera “Variegata”

Evergreen Perennial

Stunning multi-colored leaves. Plantlets on trailing stems, look similar to strawberry plants. Cold hardy, but generally grown as a houseplant.

Schinus molle

Evergreen tree

Semi-edible “Pink Peppercorns” (toxic in large quantities). A bright green evergreen tree that tolerates many adverse conditions. Plants underneath canopy are not successful.

Scilla peruviana

Deciduous Bulb

Summer dormant bulb in the Hyacinth family, in fall develops a compact rosette of 18″ long leaves. In spring, forms 6″-12″ tall flower stalks densely topped with numerous small lavendar flowers.

Scleranthus biflorus

Creeping Groundcover

Low mounding, spreading groundcover that looks like moss and can handle full sun and heat. Plant around rocks, or in open area 1ft.apart.

Scleranthus uniflorus

Creeping Groundcover

Weed-choking cushion. Can handle light foot traffic. Plant 12″ apart.

Sedum “Autumn Joy”

Deciduous Perennial

Great border plant, robust clumps. Large pink flower sprays in summer fade to red in fall. Attractive to Butterflies; Deer resistant.

Sedum “Bertram Anderson”

Deciduous Perennial

Great border plant, robust clumps. Large purple flower sprays in late summer. Attractive to Butterflies; Deer resistant.

Sedum “Frosty Morn”

Deciduous Perennial

Beautiful white flower sprays in late summer heat, fade to pale pink as temperatures cool. Attractive to Butterflies; Deer resistant.

Sedum “Matrona”

Deciduous Perennial

Great border plant, robust clumps with broad purple/red leaves. Large pink flower sprays in late-summer. Attractive to Butterflies; Deer resistant.

Sedum “Postman’s Pride”

Deciduous Perennial

Great border plant, robust clumps. Large pink flower sprays in late-summer with amazing dark luscious leaves. Attractive to Butterflies; Deer resistant.

Sedum “Rosy Glow”

Deciduous Perennial

Great border plant. Overwhelming rosy red bloom sprays. Attractive to Butterflies; Deer resistant. Creates stunning masses of blue/green foliage.

Sedum alboroseum “Mediovariegatum”

Deciduous Perennial

Great border plant, robust clumps. Large yellow flower sprays in late summer fade to white in fall. Attractive to Butterflies; Deer resistant.

Senecio viravira

Evergreen Perennial

Gorgeous serrated silver leaves. Cream-colored blooms. Cut off blooms to create a denser foliage. Very drought tolerant.