Moderate

Columnea “Black Gold”

C. gloriosa “Black Gold”

Fish-shaped orange-red flowers. Dark reddish-green leaves, almost black. Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

 

 

Convolvulus “Snow Angel”

Evergreen perennial

This low-growing evergreen bush has a compact form dense with shimmering silver-green leaves and beautiful white flowers blooming spring through fall.

 

Corokia cotoneaster

Evergreen Shrub

Crooked gray branches, tightly spaced. Small green leaves. Pale yellow flowers; what’s not to like?

Croton “Gold Dust”

Codiaeum variegatum

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Croton “Magnificent”

Codiaeum variegatum

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Ctenanthe “Compact Star”

C. setosa “Compact Star”

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate (distilled) water but prefers not to sit in water. Occasionally mist the leaves.

Ctenanthe burle-marxii

Calathea “Burle-marxii”

Variegated green leaves. Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate (distilled) water but prefers not to sit in water. Occasionally mist the leaves.

Deschampsia cespitosa

Evergreen Grass

A dramatic variegated bloom stalk atop thin slightly arcing tapered green blades in a tight clump.

Dichondra micrantha

Evergreen groundcover

Small emerald green leaves creep along the ground forming a vibrant mat. Cascades well over steps or rocks. Great for hanging pots.

Dieffenbachia “Reflector”

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate (distilled) water but prefers not to sit in water. Likes higher humidity levels, occasionally mist the leaves.

Dietes iridioides

Evergreen Perennial

This Iris relative forms tight clumps of dark green leaves topped with prolific blooms Spring through Fall. The white flowers have yellow and purple markings. Cut off fruit to encourage more blooms.

Dracaena “Lemon Lime”

D. fragrans “Lemonlime”

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Dracaena “Malaika”

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Dracaena “Massangeana”

D. fragrans “Massangeana”

Large variegated leaves with wide yellow stripe down the middle. Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Dracaena elegans

Large dark green leaves. Great as an indoor floor plant. Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Dracaena marginata

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Dracaena marginata “Sunray”

Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Dracaena steudneri “Sol”

Stunning variegated leaves with yellow and green stripes. Tropical Houseplant can handle a variety of indoor light conditions, bright indirect is best. Fast draining soil, moderate water but prefers not to sit in water.

Eccremocarpus “Cherry Red”

E. scaber “Cherry Red”
Semi-deciduous Vine

Beautiful fast-growing vine will climb quickly to over 15ft., can cover a 6 ft. wide trellis in one summer. Blooms summer thru fall.

Ensete ventricosum “Maurelii”

Evergreen Hardy Banana

Cold-tolerant, or beautiful indoor tropical houseplant grown for the foliage. Will develop a large 3ft trunk and sweeping red leaves. Will go dormant below 25F.

Epilobium “Catalina”

E. canum “Catalina”
Evergreen perennial

Hummingbird plant. Upright shrub of grey-green foliage covered with scarlet trumpet-shaped flowers.

Epilobium “Silver Select”

Evergreen perennial

Hummingbird plant. Spectacular upright mound of silver foliage covered with scarlet trumpet-shaped flowers.

Epilobium “UC Hybrid”

E. canum “UC Hybrid”
Evergreen perennial

Hummingbird plant. Spectacular tight mound of grey-green foliage covered with scarlet trumpet-shaped flowers. Place this groundcover at the front of garden, skirting taller plantings.

Epilobium “Wayne’s Silver”

E. canum “Wayne’s Silver”
Evergreen perennial

Hummingbird plant. Spectacular tight mound of silver foliage covered with scarlet trumpet-shaped flowers. Place this groundcover at the front of garden, skirting taller plantings.

Erigeron “Cape Sebastian”

E. glaucus “Cape Sebastian”
Evergreen Perennial

Clay tolerant, found on clay coastal bluffs. A great butterfly plant, mixes well with coastal sages and monkey flowers. Pale lavender flowers spring through summer when it could use a little extra water.

Erigeron glaucus

Evergreen Perennial

Clay tolerant, found on clay coastal bluffs. A great butterfly plant, mixes well with coastal sages and monkey flowers. Lavender flowers spring through summer when it could use a little extra water.

Erigeron glaucus “W.R.”

Evergreen Perennial

Clay tolerant, found on clay coastal bluffs. A great butterfly plant, mixes well with coastal sages and monkey flowers. Lavender-blue flowers spring through summer when it could use a little extra water.

Erigeron “White Lights”

E. glaucus “White Lights”

Evergreen perennial

Clay tolerant, found on clay coastal bluffs. A great butterfly plant, mixes well with coastal sages and monkey flowers. White flowers spring through summer when it could use a little extra water.

 

Eriogonum parvifolium

Evergreen Perennial

Great coastal shrub, important plant for endangered butterfly populations. Red flowers from mid-summer through fall. Handles clay soils and winter freezes.