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Lupinus luteus

Annual Wildflower

Rich green foliage, deep yellow flowers. Palmate leaves. Seed pods develop late summer, early fall. Collect seed for new plants the following year.

Lupinus polyphyllus v. burkei

Deciduous Shrub

Gorgeous 5 ft. spikes of classic lavender lupine flowers. Grows alongside creeks and streams throughout the West Coast. Can be allowed to go dormant in fall with a lot less water. Blooms May through July.

Lupinus propinquus

Semi-Deciduous Perennial Shrub

Gray-green palm-like leaves with beautiful flowers in early spring to late summer. Useful for depleted soils to fix nitrogen. Tolerates coastal sandy soils. Seeds easily.

 

 

Lupinus sericatus

Perennial Shrub

Rare Northern California Lupine with purple flowers in spring, silvery foliage. Needs good drainage, full sun, and little water. Butterfly plant, moderately deer-resistant.

Maireana sedifolia

Evergreen Shrub

Semi-succulent upright shrub with unusual white foliage. Thrives in hot, dry locations; needs good drainage. Occasional tiny pale pink flowers along stems.

Malacothamnus “Jolon”

M. palmeri “Jolon”
Evergreen Shrub

Vibrant green foliage year-round gives to small bright pink flowers throughout the summer. Coastal native. Attractive to Butterflies.

Malacothamnus palmeri

Evergreen Shrub

Vibrant green foliage year-round gives to small bright pink flowers throughout the summer. Coastal native (Big Sur Area). Butterfly plant.

Marrubium “All Hallows Green”

M. bourgaei “All Hallows Green”

Evergreen perennial

Short shrub spreads many feet wide and makes an excellent border. Lime green leaves, round and textured, send up cream colored flowers in spring and fall.

Melaleuca diosmifolia

Evergreen Shrub

Fast growing open shrub with green leaves, bright green bottlebrush flowers in spring and summer.  Graceful, arching habit to 6′ or more.  Drought tolerant in the ground but looks best with occasional summer water.

Melampodium leucanthum

Herbaceous Perennial

Low growing, drought tolerant perennial daisy with honey-scented flowers spring-summer. Self sows freely. Deer resistant. Butterflies and birds love it!

Melinis nerviglumis

Rhynchelytrum neriglume
Semi-Evergreen Grass

Astonishing soft ruby blooms spring through summer, can last into winter. Blue-green foliage turns red in fall. Reseeds to maintain clumps, can spread if allowed.

Mimulus “Alexandra”

Evergreen Perennial

Dark green sticky leaves and numerous burgundy-red flowers will bloom year round. Deer resistant.

 

Mimulus “Curious Red”

Evergreen Perennial

Dark green glossy leaves and numerous red flowers will bloom year round. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Eleanor”

Evergreen Perennial

Buttery-yellow flower centers with cream edges, blooms spring through summer. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Esselen”

Evergreen Perennial

Compact shrub with glossy green leaves and bright orange flowers in spring and summer. Great for coastal gardens. Attracts hummingbirds and is a host plant for the Checkerspot butterfly. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Fiesta Marigold”

Evergreen Perennial

Dark green glossy leaves and numerous two-tone Marigold red and yellow flowers will bloom year round. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Georgie White”

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Evergreen Perennial

Cream-colored flowers with lovely yellow throats will bloom year round. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Jack”

Evergreen Perennial

Dark green glossy leaves and brick-red flowers. Blooms profusely in spring, some blossoms will remain on plant almost year round. Attractive to hummingbirds. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Jelly Bean Betabel”

Evergreen Perennial

Dark green glossy leaves and numerous magenta flowers with a golden throat will bloom year round. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Junipero Serra”

Evergreen Perennial

Dark green glossy leaves and light orange flowers. Blooms profusely in spring, some blossoms will remain on plant almost year round. Attractive to hummingbirds. Deer resistant.

Mimulus “Pamela”

Evergreen Perennial

Dark green glossy leaves with brilliant red blooms year round. Deer resistant.