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Euphorbia “Helena’s Blush”

Evergreen herbaceous perennial

Narrow gray green leaves with creamy yellow variegation and a thin margin of pink.” Yellow/green flowers in late spring.

Euphorbia antisyphilitica

Semi-succulent shrub

Upright clumps of grey-green, waxy stems. Small white flowers in late winter. Tolerates hot, dry conditions.

Euphorbia lambii

Semi-Evergreen Shrub

A Dr. Seuss plant! Thick woody branches at all angles topped with clusters of green leaves in the spring and yellow flowers in the summer.

Euphorbia mellifera

Evergreen Shrub

Large, bright green foliage, honey-scented lemon-yellow flowers. Needs good drainage. Deer-resistant.

Euphorbia xanti

Open branched, deciduous succulent shrub.

Large perennial shrub with pencil-like branches topped with exploding small cherry-like pink blossoms in spring through summer. Can spread and form large stands.

Festuca “Beyond Blue”

F. glauca “Beyond Blue”
Ornamental Clump Grass

A dense mound of intense, colorfast, powder blue foliage that provides waterwise, heat and humidity tolerant texture. Buff-colored plumes create eye-catching contrast in late summer.

 

Festuca “Elijah Blue”

F. glauca “Elijah Blue”
Ornamental Grass

One of the best of the blue fescues, works great into all kinds of drought-tolerant gardens forming classic tufted clumps. Soft narrow blades to roll around in.

Festuca “Superba”

F. amethystina “Superba”
Evergreen Fescue

“Intensely blue-silver. Remarkable and outstanding for the slender amethyst colored stalks – vivid in June.”

Festuca glauca

Evergeen Grass

Compact blue clumps maker a tough groundcover on coastal hillsides or borders. Looks great in containers, too! Deer resistant.

Ficus auriculata

Evergreen to semi-deciduous tree

“Large oval shaped leaves grow as large as 15”. Non-edible figs form in clusters on the trunk and larger branches. Best in full sun in a wind protected area.”

Fremontodendron “Ken Taylor”

Evergreen shrub

Perfect for sunny dry areas. Blooms spring and summer – golden yellow/orange. Rich mass of thick thick green leaves.

Fremontodendron “Pacific Sunset”

Evergreen shrub

Large, broad, showy hybrid. If provided space in a garden, this centerpiece plant will be covered in yellow flowers in spring. No water once established.

Fremontodendron “San Gabriel”

Evergreen shrub

Spreading, rounded shrub with dark green lobed leaves. Saucer-shaped buttercup yellow flowers in summer. Will espalier well.

Gaura “Lillipop Blush”

Perennial

Upright perennial with soft pink flowers spring through fall. Cut back stalks for repeat bloom. Looks great in pots. Heat and drought tolerant! Will not tolerate frost.

Gaura “Passionate Rainbow”

G. lindheimeri “Passionate Rainbow”
Perennial

Wispy, upright perennial. The stalkless leaves and flowers grow directly on the stems. Variegated leaves. Rose pink flowers bloom in the spring through fall. Cut back flower stalks for repeat bloom.

Gaura “Rosy Jane”

G. lindheimeri “Rosy Jane”
Perennial

Wispy, upright perennial. The stalkless leaves and flowers grow directly on the stems. Variegated leaves. Pink-edged white flowers bloom in the spring through fall. Cut back flower stalks for repeat bloom.

Gaura “Siskiyou Pink”

G. lindheimeri “Siskiyou Pink'”
Perennial Grass

“Wispy, upright perennial. The stalkless leaves and flowers grow directly on the stems. Rose pink flowers bloom in the spring through fall. Cut back flower stalks for repeat bloom.”

 

Gaura “Striking Oil”

G. lindheimeri “Striking Oil”

Perennial

Upright perennial with bright pink blooms flowering spring through fall.  Cut back stalks for repeat bloom.  Looks great in pots.  Heat and drought tolerant!

Gaura “Whirling Butterflies”

G. lindheimeri “Whirling Butterflies”
Perennial

Wispy, upright perennial. The stalkless leaves and flowers grow directly on the stems. Variegated leaves. Rose pink flowers bloom in the spring through fall. Cut back flower stalks for repeat bloom.

Gaura lindheimeri

Perennial

Wispy, upright perennial. The stalkless leaves and flowers grow directly on the stems. White flowers with a hint of pink bloom in the spring through fall. Cut back flower stalks for repeat bloom.

Gazania Sunbathers “Nahui”

Evergreen Flowering Perennial

Drought-tolerant, can handle coastal windy locations. Large yellow flowers. Will get knocked back in a heavy frost, come back in spring. African daisy.

Gazania Sunbathers “Otomi”

Evergreen Flowering Perennial

Drought-tolerant, can handle coastal windy locations. Large red flowers. Will get knocked back in a heavy frost, come back in spring. African daisy.

Globularia x indubia

Evergreen Perennial

Round light-lavender flowers with deep blue centers.  Thick grey-green leaves, spreads to 4ft wide.

Grevillea “Magic Lantern”

Evergreen Shrub

Mounding low shrub with grey foliage and showy red flower clusters. Do not cut back in summer before blooming. Do not fertilize, do not overwater.

Hakea bucculenta

Evergreen Shrub

Large upright shrub with slender green leaves and red blooms winter through spring. Needs very good drainage. Do not fertilize, except trace minerals.

Hakea francisiana

Evergreen Shrub

Upright shrub with slender green leaves and pink-red blooms winter through spring. Needs very good drainage. Do not fertilize, except trace minerals.

Hakea laurina

Evergreen Shrub

Small tree with flat slender blue-green leaves. White pincushion flowers with pink centers, blooming winter through spring. Needs very good drainage. Do not fertilize, except trace minerals.

Hakea salicifolia “Gold Medal”

Evergreen Shrub

Large dense upright shrub with lightly variegated foliage. New leaves are hot pink. White fragrant flowers winter through spring. Needs very good drainage. Do not fertilize, except trace minerals.

Helianthemum “Belgravia Rose”

Evergreen Perennial

Sub-shrub, low-growing groundcover, related to Rockrose (Cistus). Profusion of rose-pink flowers with yellow centers cover plant throughout spring, with some blooms coming in autumn as well.

Helianthemum “Ben Ledi”

Evergreen Perennial

Sub-shrub, low-growing groundcover. Silver grey leaves and a profusion of rose-red colored flowers cover plant throughout spring and summer.