Moderate; Low in Summer

Amaryllis belladonna

Deciduous Bulb

Winter growing clump forming bulb with long deep green leaves. Fragrant bubblegum pink blooms emerge from the “naked” bulb in the late summer to early fall on 2-3ft stocks. Deer resistant.

Epilobium “Carmen’s Grey”

E. canum “Carmen’s Grey
Evergreen perennial

Hummingbird plant. Broad, bright-grey leaves covered with orange-red trumpet-shaped flowers. Cut back in early spring for fuller growth.

Koeleria macrantha

Evergreen Bunch Grass

Tolerates sandy soils, clay soils, dry gardens and creeksides. Useful as a meadow grass.

Leucadendron “Cloudbank Ginny”

Evergreen Shrub

Drought-tolerant, deer-resistant shrub can be used for screening. The orange-red central cone surrounded by pale yellow bracts are good for long-lasting cut flowers.

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.