Full Sun

Protea cynaroides “Mini King”

Evergreen Shrub

Dwarf Protea with giant showy 8″ pink or red flowers fall through spring and small shows throughout the year – great for cut flowers. Prefers well drained soils.

Protea obtusifolia

Evergreen Shrub

Large shrub with large red/pink flowers fall through winter and lasting into spring. Full sun and any soils including clay. Long lived, great in coastal gardens.

Restio multiflorus

Evergreen Feather-Reed

“The sparsely branched bloom stalks rise like a fountain out of a mass of finely branched, bright green stems.”

Restio quadratus

Evergreen Feather-Reed

Young, soft, feathery stems with dark green foliage mature to thick, square branches. Small white flowers. Plant at beginning of rainy season.

Restio tetraphyllus

Evergreen Rush

Bright green stems with feathery plumes. Will form broad, light, feathery mounds. Tall brown bloom spikes to 5ft.

Romneya coulteri

Semi-deciduous Perennial Shrub

Spectactular giant California poppy blooms on top tall stems. Difficult to establish, needs good drainage, but easy to care for.

Rosa minutifolia

Deciduous shrub (Summer deciduous if dry)

Open, small-leafed coastal California rose. Long, curving canes produce small, pink flowers with dense thorns in spring. Well-draining soil preferred. Perfect in coastal garden settings.

Salvia “Winifred Gilman”

S. clevelandii “Winifred Gilman”
Evergreen perennial/shrub

Fragrant grey-green leaves. Strongly fragrant lavender blue flowers. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies.

Salvia “Allen Chickering”

Evergreen perennial

Fragrant leaves make a nice tea. Lavender flower whorls make this a Bay Area garden favorite. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies, fragrant flowers.

Salvia “Amethyst Bluff”

S. leucophylla “Amethyst Bluff”
Evergreen perennial/shrub

Easy to grow. Fuzzy white-gray leaves and dark rosy-pink flowers make this a standout. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies, fragrant flowers.

Salvia “Bee’s Bliss”

Evergreen perennial

Rambling low green-leaved sage topped with abundant whorls of lavender flowers in spring and into summer.

Salvia “Figueroa”

S. leucophylla “Figueroa”
Evergreen perennial/shrub

Fuzzy white-gray leaves and lavender-pink flowers make this a standout. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies, fragrant flowers.

Salvia “Flower Child”

S. microphylla “Flower Child”
Evergreen perennial/shrub

Fragrant foliage with lavender-pink flowers Spring through Fall. Growth is dense and compact. Hummingbirds love it! Very hardy and drought-tolerant.

Salvia “Glimmer”

S. microphylla x S. greggii
PP24155
Herbaceous Perennial

Cream colored blooms from late spring through late fall, year round in frost-free areas. Compact, rounded habit. Drought tolerant.

 

Salvia “Heatwave Blast”

S. microphylla hybrid
Herbaceous Perennial

Beautiful compact proliferation of vertical stems covered in long-lasting salmon-pink flowers throughout the summer and fall.

 

Salvia “Heatwave Blaze”

S. microphylla hybrid
Herbaceous Perennial

Beautiful compact proliferation of vertical stems covered in long-lasting rose-red flowers throughout the summer and fall.

Salvia “Heatwave Brilliance”

S. microphylla hybrid
Herbaceous Perennial

Beautiful compact proliferation of vertical stems covered in long-lasting cerise-magenta flowers throughout the summer and fall.

Salvia “Pacific Blue”

S. brandegei “Pacific Blue”
Evergreen perennial/shrub

Channel Island native. Heavily branched shrub, narrow green leaves, tiered whorls of dark lavender blue flowers. Long-lived, very drought-tolerant.

Salvia “Pozo Blue”

Evergreen Perennial/Shrub

Fragrant grey-green leaves. Very drought-tolerant. Strongly fragrant lavender blue flowers. A native Butterfly Bush! Deer resistant. Great at coast or inland with alkali soils.

Salvia apiana

Evergreen perennial

Likes dry slopes. Low mounding sage with soft white leaves. Can grow 5ft. tall bloom spikes with hundreds of flowers. Ceremonial uses, was burned in sweat lodges.

Salvia argentea

Evergreen perennial

Low mounding perennial with short broad leaves, fuzzy and white. Tall white blooms develop in summer atop 2 foot tall stems.

Salvia leucophylla

Evergreen perennial/shrub

Fuzzy white leaves and light purple flowers make this a standout. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies, fragrant flowers.

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 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 “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.

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.