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Buddleia “Buzz Hot Raspberry”

Evergreen Perennial

Dwarf shrub with compact habit. Perfect for patio containers and small garden centerpieces. In summer graceful tapering spikes of fragrant flowers. Prune back each year.

Buddleia “Buzz Ivory”

Semi-Evergreen Perennial

Dwarf shrub with compact habit. Clusters of creamy white flowers in summer attract butterflies. Perfect for patio containers and small garden centerpieces. Prune back each year.

Buddleia marrubifolia

Evergreen Perennial

Dense stalks of silver foliage topped with round bloom sprays of small orange and yellow buds spring and summer. Butterflies.

Caesalpinia “Sierra Sun”

Semi-Deciduous Tree

Small vase-shaped tree with bright yellow and orange flowers fall through spring. Low maintenance and drought tolerant. Deciduous below 25F.

Caesalpinia mexicana

Semi-Evergreen Tree

Small vase-shaped tree with very showy bright yellow flowers throughout the summer. Low maintenance and drought tolerant. Deciduous below 25F.

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Semi-evergreen Tree

Small vase-shaped tree with bright yellow and orange flowers year-round. Low maintenance and drought tolerant. Deciduous below 25F.

Calliandra “Sierra Star”

Deciduous

This hybrid blooms on and off all year long with stunning red hummingbird flowers. Uniform, dense growth. Can be massed together for maximum impact.

Calliandra californica

Semi-evergreen shrub

Open, vase-shaped shrub. Tiny leaves, red puffball flowers. Hummingbirds’ favorite. Also pollinated by butterflies.

Calliandra eriophylla

Semi-evergreen shrub

Small grey-green leaves, shrub is undistinguished until spring when the spectacular pink fairy duster blooms appear.

Callistemon citrinus “Jeffersii”

Evergreen shrub

Foliage smaller and narrower than true species. Long, red, stiff stamens form a long flower that resembles a bottlebrush and blooms year-round, but bloom peak is in the early summer through fall.

Callistemon viminalis “Slim”

Evergreen shrub

A narrow hedge form with an upright habit. Long, red, stiff stamens form a flower that resembles a bottlebrush and blooms spring through fall. Great for use as a screen or in tight spaces.

Calothamnus villosus

Evergreen Shrub

Vertical shrub with soft pine-needle-like leaves. Good in coastal locations. Will form an effective low screen. Red flowers winter through summer.

Carex “Kaga Nishiki”

C. dolichostachya “Kaga Nishiki”
Evergreen Sedge

Stunning variegated fountains of gold and green striped blades. Great for rock gardens.

Carex testacea

Evergreen Sedge

Plant in full sun to enjoy the full vibrancy of the colors, which are most spectacular in the winter months. Makes a good groundcover for hillsides. Recommended to let seed. Deer tolerant.

Carex tumulicola

Evergreen Sedge

Plant densely for a turf replacement. Propagate by seed or division in Spring.

Cassia didymobotrya

Senna didymobotrya
Evergreen Shrub/Tree

A multi branching tall shrub with wide spreading branches and pinnate laeves, has unusual spires of golden flowers and the leaves smell like popcorn.

Ceanothus “Antonette”

Evergreen shrub

Dense shrub 8 to 10 feet tall with elongated green leaves and frosted, violet-blue flowers emerging from reddish buds in the spring. Handles clay soils.

Ceanothus “Arroyo de la Cruz”

Evergreen shrub

Wide mounding shrub with bright green glossy leaves contrasting with clusters of light blue flowers in the spring. Very attractive to butterflies and bees.

Ceanothus “Blue Jeans”

Evergreen shrub

Erect shrub with small deep green leaves. A prolific bloomer with rich dark lavender flowers. Fast growing, little water. Seeds are favored by many local birds.

Ceanothus “Blue Ray”

Evergreen shrub

Fast-growing large shrub to small tree with clusters of beautiful dark blue flowers in spring.

Ceanothus “Centennial”

Evergreen Shrub

Low mounding shrub with arching branches and clusters of lavender blooms in late winter to early spring. Excellent for coastal gardens, provide afternoon shade inland.

Ceanothus “Cliff Schmidt”

Evergreen Shrub

Native to the Channel Islands, great for coastal gardens. Clusters of blue flowers in spring, reblooms in fall along the coast. Can be pruned into a small tree. Tolerates clay soils.

Ceanothus “Concha”

Evergreen Shrub

Small dark green leaves, arching branches. Dark blue flowers through the spring. Easy to grow in California gardens. Deer resistant, clay-soils tolerant.

Ceanothus “Cynthia Postan”

Evergreen Shrub

Small glossy dark green leaves and medium blue flowers sweetly scented in spring. Slow growing. Handles clay soils.

Ceanothus “Dark Star”

Evergreen shrub

Small, textured dark green leaves with impressive displays of deep blue flower clusters that completely cover the plant in spring.

Ceanothus “Joan Mirov”

Evergreen shrub

Small dark green leaves on scrabbly stems creates a perfect cover for low hillsides. Deep blue flower clusters completely cover the plant in spring.

Ceanothus “Joyce Coulter”

Evergreen shrub

Fast growing, mounding shrub with dark green leaves. Medium blue flower clusters in late spring. Full sun in coastal gardens.

Ceanothus “Julia Phelps”

Evergreen shrub

Small dark green leaves with impressive displays of deep blue flower clusters that completely cover the plant in spring.