PLANT Selection

 

EcoTech has partnered with a local nursery to be the supplier for the Plant Voucher Program. This nursery was selected for its wide selection of water efficient plant materials, it is centrally located within Upper District’s territory, and it is open to the public (retail).

These plants have been approved for the Program. Plant Selection is subject to change without notice as nursery stock varies.

 

Small Shrubs

(1 gal: $7-$10 / 5 gal: $17-$35)

Achillea 'Moonshine' - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2’ and a width of 2’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low / Moderate

Gray-green leaves with long-lasting yellow flowers.

Achillea millefolium - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 2’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Spreading, mat-forming perennial that has ferny, bright green leaves. Foliage is topped by broad, creamy white flowers rising on stalks.

Lavandula stoechas - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2’ and a width of 3’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A unique compact lavender with stunning foliage and dark violet flowers topped by lavender petal-like bracts.

Limonium perezii - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-3’ and a width of 2-3’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A tough perennial with a woody rhizome holding a basal rosette of 1 foot long triangle-shaped rounded leaves held on long petioles. Purple-white flowers rise above foliage on red stems.

Penstemon eatonii - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-4’ and a width of 2’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A showy perennial with tall stalks adorned with brilliant orange-red tubular flowers rising 1-3' above of a mostly basal clump of green foliage.

Penstemon heterophyllus - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 1’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A perennial with hundreds of one inch violet flowers on three foot spikes.

Rosmarinus officinalis 'Prostrata' - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 1-2'
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A trailing shrub of aromatic, linear leaves with whorls of aromatic blue blooms appearing in from mid spring to early summer.

Salvia chamaedryoides - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a width of 3-4’
☀ Full Sun / Shade
☂ Low

An evergreen shrub with a small dense mounding habit spreading slowly outward from shoots from a spreading rootstock. Small, narrow gray-green leaves and dark blue flowers appear almost year-round.

Salvia clevelandii - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 3’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Moderate

Compact, water efficient sage with dark red flower stems topped with dark violet-blue flowers.

Salvia greggii - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 3’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low / Moderate

An outstanding small evergreen shrub for hot, sunny, low water gardens. Prolific flowers attract hummingbirds over along season. Cut back to a third in late winter every second or third year.

Salvia microphylla 'Hot Lips' - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-3’ and a width of 2-3’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A mounding shrub with two-toned flowers backed by very fine green foliage. The blooms appear continuously from summer until fall.

Senecio cineraria - Small Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a width of 1’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A tender perennial of cool, silvery, woolly-felted leaves which provide excellent contrast in landscapes. Small, daisy-like, cream to yellow flowers rarely appear.

Succulents

(4”: $5 / 1 gal: $7-$10 / 5 gal: $20-$60)

Agave attenuata - Succulent

⬈ Reaching a height of 5’ and a width of 8’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low / Moderate

Clump-forming agave with distinctive rosettes that form a long curving trunk flower.

Agave parryi var. 'Truncata' - Succulent

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-3’ and a width of 3-4’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A compact rosette-forming succulent with broad, short, blue-gray leaves which have prominent reddish-brown teeth and terminal spines.

 
 

Medium - Large Shrubs

(1 gal: $7-$10 / 5 gal: $17-$35)

Caesalpinia pulcherrima -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 10-20’ and a width of 6-12’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Moderate  A fast-growing upright shrub or small tree with a long bloom of bright orange-yellow flowers on prickly branches clad with twice pinnate green leaves.

Caesalpinia pulcherrima - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 10-20’ and a width of 6-12’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Moderate

A fast-growing upright shrub or small tree with a long bloom of bright orange-yellow flowers on prickly branches clad with twice pinnate green leaves.

Callistemon 'Little John' -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 2-4’ and a width of 2-4’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  Blood red, bottlebrush-like flower spikes cover this dwarf evergreen shrub from spring into summer. A densely branched habit with blue-green leaves that have a citrus scent when crushed. Summer prune to shape after flowering.

Callistemon 'Little John' - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-4’ and a width of 2-4’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

Blood red, bottlebrush-like flower spikes cover this dwarf evergreen shrub from spring into summer. A densely branched habit with blue-green leaves that have a citrus scent when crushed. Summer prune to shape after flowering.

Euryops pectinatus -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 3-6’ and a width of 3-6’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low / Moderate  An upright shrub of green leaves with deeply incised margins creating thin feathery lobes. The bright yellow daisy flowers rise individually on long stalks from branch tips and flowers almost continuously with peak blooms winter into spring.

Euryops pectinatus - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 3-6’ and a width of 3-6’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low / Moderate

An upright shrub of green leaves with deeply incised margins creating thin feathery lobes. The bright yellow daisy flowers rise individually on long stalks from branch tips and flowers almost continuously with peak blooms winter into spring.

Grevillea 'Noellii' -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 4’ and a width of 4-5’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Moderate  An evergreen of graceful branches that cover a low, compact form with beautiful rose-red and white flowers emerging over a long blooming season.

Grevillea 'Noellii' - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 4’ and a width of 4-5’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Moderate

An evergreen of graceful branches that cover a low, compact form with beautiful rose-red and white flowers emerging over a long blooming season.

Leucophyllum frutescens   -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 5-8’ and a width of 4-6’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low / Moderate  A compact silver leaf bush with small, tubular purple flowers.

Leucophyllum frutescens - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 5-8’ and a width of 4-6’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low / Moderate

A compact silver leaf bush with small, tubular purple flowers.

Perovskia atriplicifolia -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 3-5’ and a width of 2-4’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low / Moderate  A woody-based perennial of the mint family with romatic, gray-green leaves on stiff, upright, square stems and whorls of tubular, light blue flowers.

Perovskia atriplicifolia - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 3-5’ and a width of 2-4’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low / Moderate

A woody-based perennial of the mint family with romatic, gray-green leaves on stiff, upright, square stems and whorls of tubular, light blue flowers.

Phlomis fruticosa 'Grande Verde' -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 2-4’ and a width of 3-5’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  Unique whorls of butter-yellow flowers contrast with woolly, silver-grey leaves on a dense shrub-like form. Adds great texture and summer color to the landscape with minimal care. Prune back in late winter. Remove spent flowers to encourage repeat bloom.

Phlomis fruticosa 'Grande Verde' - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-4’ and a width of 3-5’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

Unique whorls of butter-yellow flowers contrast with woolly, silver-grey leaves on a dense shrub-like form. Adds great texture and summer color to the landscape with minimal care. Prune back in late winter. Remove spent flowers to encourage repeat bloom.

Phlomis purpurea -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 4-6’ and a width of 4-6’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  A sprawling shrub with upright stems bearing woolly, medium gray-green leaves and lavender flowers in whorls that rise just above the foliage throughout the year with a peak bloom in late spring.

Phlomis purpurea - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 4-6’ and a width of 4-6’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A sprawling shrub with upright stems bearing woolly, medium gray-green leaves and lavender flowers in whorls that rise just above the foliage throughout the year with a peak bloom in late spring.

Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'   -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 6’ and a width of 2-4' ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Quickly forms an upright hedge of aromatic, needle-like evergreen foliage with profuse clear blue flowers.

Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue' - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 6’ and a width of 2-4'
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Quickly forms an upright hedge of aromatic, needle-like evergreen foliage with profuse clear blue flowers.

Rosmarinus officinalis   -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 2-6’ and a width of 2-4' ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low / Moderate  A rounded, evergreen shrub with aromatic, needle-like, gray-green leaves and tiny, two-lipped, pale blue to white flowers.

Rosmarinus officinalis - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-6’ and a width of 2-4'
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low / Moderate

A rounded, evergreen shrub with aromatic, needle-like, gray-green leaves and tiny, two-lipped, pale blue to white flowers.

Russelia equisetiformis -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 3-5’ and a width of 3-5’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  Clusters of scarlet tubular flowers resembling small recrackers provide reliable color from spring through fall. Slender, rush-like stems start out erect, then fall over into long, showy cascades. Prune in late winter or early spring.

Russelia equisetiformis - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 3-5’ and a width of 3-5’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

Clusters of scarlet tubular flowers resembling small recrackers provide reliable color from spring through fall. Slender, rush-like stems start out erect, then fall over into long, showy cascades. Prune in late winter or early spring.

Salvia apiana -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 4-5’ and a width of 4-5’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  An evergreen aromatic salvia with soft, gray-white leaves on herbaceous stems. White, pale pink flowers form whorls along 3 foot stems in the spring and summer.

Salvia apiana - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 4-5’ and a width of 4-5’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

An evergreen aromatic salvia with soft, gray-white leaves on herbaceous stems. White, pale pink flowers form whorls along 3 foot stems in the spring and summer.

Salvia 'Bee's Bliss' -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a width of 6-8’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  A native California shrub growing low to the ground with an extended bloom of whorls of lavender-blue flowers on long spikes from mid-spring into early summer, rising above the gray-green leaves.

Salvia 'Bee's Bliss' - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a width of 6-8’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A native California shrub growing low to the ground with an extended bloom of whorls of lavender-blue flowers on long spikes from mid-spring into early summer, rising above the gray-green leaves.

Salvia leucantha 'Danielles Dream' -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 4’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Quick growing shrub of upright stems covered with wooly white hairs, gray-green leaves and velvety white-pink flower spikes.

Salvia leucantha 'Danielles Dream' - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 4’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Quick growing shrub of upright stems covered with wooly white hairs, gray-green leaves and velvety white-pink flower spikes.

Salvia leucantha -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 4-5’ and a width of 4-5’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Beautiful soft, gray-green foliage is a wonderful complement to the bright rich purple blooms. Prune lightly after the first flush to promote continued bloom. Hard prune annually to rejuvenate. Water deeply for the first few months, then reduce water.

Salvia leucantha - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 4-5’ and a width of 4-5’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Beautiful soft, gray-green foliage is a wonderful complement to the bright rich purple blooms. Prune lightly after the first flush to promote continued bloom. Hard prune annually to rejuvenate. Water deeply for the first few months, then reduce water.

Salvia mellifera   -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 5’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Evergreen shrub with white to light blue flowers from March to July.

Salvia mellifera - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 5’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Evergreen shrub with white to light blue flowers from March to July.

Salvia spathacea   -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a width of 4-5’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  A low growing semi-evergreen herbaceous perennial sage spreading slowly by underground rhizomes. The plant is slightly sticky to the touch with pleasingly aromatic arrow-shaped light green leaves. Deep rose-pink flowers grow in large whorls on tall flower stalks from late winter into summer.

Salvia spathacea - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a width of 4-5’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A low growing semi-evergreen herbaceous perennial sage spreading slowly by underground rhizomes. The plant is slightly sticky to the touch with pleasingly aromatic arrow-shaped light green leaves. Deep rose-pink flowers grow in large whorls on tall flower stalks from late winter into summer.

Westringia fruticosa 'Wynyabbie Gem' -  Medium - Large Shrub  ⬈ Reaching a height of 6-8’ and a width of 4-6' ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  A fast growing upright dense-growing shrub with slender gray-green leaves and clusters of attractive mauve-pink flowers that are produced throughout the year.

Westringia fruticosa 'Wynyabbie Gem' - Medium - Large Shrub

⬈ Reaching a height of 6-8’ and a width of 4-6'
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A fast growing upright dense-growing shrub with slender gray-green leaves and clusters of attractive mauve-pink flowers that are produced throughout the year.

 
 

Ornamental Grasses

(1 gal: $7-$10 / 5 gal: $17-$35)

Carex divulsa -  Ornamental Grass  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 1’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  Carex divulsa is a perennial sedge that matures into finne textured arching clumps. The bright green foliage is evergreen. In late spring dainty bronze flower spikes are displayed above the leaves. For a neat appearance, remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge.

Carex divulsa - Ornamental Grass

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 1’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

Carex divulsa is a perennial sedge that matures into finne textured arching clumps. The bright green foliage is evergreen. In late spring dainty bronze flower spikes are displayed above the leaves. For a neat appearance, remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge.

Carex pansa -  Ornamental Grass  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 2’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  A short, rich-green sedge used as an alternative to turf grass. A good plant as a solid ground cover, between and around stepping stones or mixed with perennials and grasses to create a natural meadow look.

Carex pansa - Ornamental Grass

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 2’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A short, rich-green sedge used as an alternative to turf grass. A good plant as a solid ground cover, between and around stepping stones or mixed with perennials and grasses to create a natural meadow look.

Festuca glauca -  Ornamental Grass  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 1’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Outstanding, icy blue coloration to this clumping ornamental grass holds up even through the heat of summer. Bu -colored owers create eye-catching contrast. Perfectly suited for edging borders or mass planting as a groundcover. Remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge.

Festuca glauca - Ornamental Grass

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 1’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Outstanding, icy blue coloration to this clumping ornamental grass holds up even through the heat of summer. Bu -colored owers create eye-catching contrast. Perfectly suited for edging borders or mass planting as a groundcover. Remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge.

Leymus condensatus 'Canyon Prince'-  Ornamental Grass  ⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 4’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low / Moderate  Sturdy, water efficient grass with green foliage when new, maturing to brilliant silvery blue.

Leymus condensatus 'Canyon Prince'- Ornamental Grass

⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 4’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low / Moderate

Sturdy, water efficient grass with green foliage when new, maturing to brilliant silvery blue.

Muhlenbergia capillaris -  Ornamental Grass  ⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 3’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Its relatively small size, glossy green foliage and airy pink-red owers set this extraordinary selection apart from others. Especially attractive when planted in masses where plumes can be back-lit by the sun. For a neat appearance, hard prune old foliage annually, before new leaves emerge.

Muhlenbergia capillaris - Ornamental Grass

⬈ Reaching a height of 3’ and a width of 3’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Its relatively small size, glossy green foliage and airy pink-red owers set this extraordinary selection apart from others. Especially attractive when planted in masses where plumes can be back-lit by the sun. For a neat appearance, hard prune old foliage annually, before new leaves emerge.

Muhlenbergia rigens -  Ornamental Grass  ⬈ Reaching a height of 4’ and a width of 5’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  Warm season bunch grass with narrow leaves and long silver-gray flower panicles that arch gracefully 2 to 3 feet over the gray-green foliage in late summer.

Muhlenbergia rigens - Ornamental Grass

⬈ Reaching a height of 4’ and a width of 5’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

Warm season bunch grass with narrow leaves and long silver-gray flower panicles that arch gracefully 2 to 3 feet over the gray-green foliage in late summer.

 
 

Groundcovers

(flats: $14-$29)

Lantana montevidensis 'Lavender' -  Groundcover  ⬈ Reaching a height of 2’ and a width of 6’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  A popular groundcover prized for its masses of beautiful lavender flowers that appear almost year-round on a naturally low, spreading form. Excellent for erosion control on sunny hillsides and slopes. Control weeds with mulch until plants ll in. Prune back in Spring

Lantana montevidensis 'Lavender' - Groundcover

⬈ Reaching a height of 2’ and a width of 6’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A popular groundcover prized for its masses of beautiful lavender flowers that appear almost year-round on a naturally low, spreading form. Excellent for erosion control on sunny hillsides and slopes. Control weeds with mulch until plants ll in. Prune back in Spring

Lantana 'New Gold' -  Groundcover  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 3’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Brilliant golden yellow flower clusters cover this colorful, heat-loving perennial from spring to fall. Trailing growth is excellent for use as groundcover or tumbling from hanging baskets. Control weeds with mulch until plants ll in. Prune back in Spring.

Lantana 'New Gold' - Groundcover

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 3’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Brilliant golden yellow flower clusters cover this colorful, heat-loving perennial from spring to fall. Trailing growth is excellent for use as groundcover or tumbling from hanging baskets. Control weeds with mulch until plants ll in. Prune back in Spring.

Lantana - Radiation -  Groundcover  ⬈ Reaching a height of 2’ and a width of 6’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Profuse color nearly year-round from masses of vivid orange-red flowers. An excellent low border, groundcover, or accent shrub. Tolerates heat. Control weeds with mulch until plants ll in. Prune back in Spring.

Lantana - Radiation - Groundcover

⬈ Reaching a height of 2’ and a width of 6’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Profuse color nearly year-round from masses of vivid orange-red flowers. An excellent low border, groundcover, or accent shrub. Tolerates heat. Control weeds with mulch until plants ll in. Prune back in Spring.

Lobelia laxiflora -  Groundcover  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a spreading width ☀ Full Sun / Shade ☂ Moderate  Bushy perennial that branches from the base with reddish stems bearing narrow, long green leaves and yellow-red flowers.

Lobelia laxiflora - Groundcover

⬈ Reaching a height of 1-2’ and a spreading width
☀ Full Sun / Shade
☂ Moderate

Bushy perennial that branches from the base with reddish stems bearing narrow, long green leaves and yellow-red flowers.

Pittosporum tobira 'Wheelers Dwarf' -  Groundcover  ⬈ Reaching a height of 2-3’ and a width of 5’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low / Moderate  A dwarf, rounded shrub of dense, compact growth and glossy evergreen foliage. Occasionally produces small orange blossom-scented flowers.

Pittosporum tobira 'Wheelers Dwarf' - Groundcover

⬈ Reaching a height of 2-3’ and a width of 5’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low / Moderate

A dwarf, rounded shrub of dense, compact growth and glossy evergreen foliage. Occasionally produces small orange blossom-scented flowers.

Senecio serpens -  Groundcover  ⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 2-3’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  A small, low growing succulent, branching from the base and rooting along the stems to provide an easy care, attractive ground cover for warm sunny hillsides and yards. Powdery blue-green fleshy leaves provide year round interest.

Senecio serpens - Groundcover

⬈ Reaching a height of 1’ and a width of 2-3’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A small, low growing succulent, branching from the base and rooting along the stems to provide an easy care, attractive ground cover for warm sunny hillsides and yards. Powdery blue-green fleshy leaves provide year round interest.

Thymus   -  Groundcover  ⬈ Reaching a height of 6" and a spreading width ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Moderate  A semi-evergreen plant that forms a dense mat with tiny deep green leaves perfect for groundcover between stepping stones or rocks or spilling over a wall.

Thymus - Groundcover

⬈ Reaching a height of 6" and a spreading width
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Moderate

A semi-evergreen plant that forms a dense mat with tiny deep green leaves perfect for groundcover between stepping stones or rocks or spilling over a wall.

 
 
 

Trees

(15 gal: $69-$120 / 24” box: $195-$350)

Cercidium 'Desert Museum' -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 15-25’ and a width of 15-25’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  Large yellow blossoms give a dazzling display of color in the spring. May rebloom in summer if given supplemental water. Aer the foliage falls, the trunk and stems remain green, providing year-round interest. Water regularly and deeply during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system.

Cercidium 'Desert Museum' - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 15-25’ and a width of 15-25’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

Large yellow blossoms give a dazzling display of color in the spring. May rebloom in summer if given supplemental water. Aer the foliage falls, the trunk and stems remain green, providing year-round interest. Water regularly and deeply during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system.

Cercis occidentalis -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 6-10’ and a width of 6-10’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  A deciduous shrub to small tree with magenta flowers that occur in spring. Rounded apple green heart-shaped leaves emerge, aging to blue-green.

Cercis occidentalis - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 6-10’ and a width of 6-10’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A deciduous shrub to small tree with magenta flowers that occur in spring. Rounded apple green heart-shaped leaves emerge, aging to blue-green.

Chilopsis linearis 'Bubba' -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 15-20’ and a width of 15-20’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  An open, airy structure distinguishes this small tree. The willowy pendant branches display long, narrow leaves highlighted by fragrant, trumpet trumpetshaped, burgundy-pink flowers that will draw hummingbirds into the garden. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency.

Chilopsis linearis 'Bubba' - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 15-20’ and a width of 15-20’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

An open, airy structure distinguishes this small tree. The willowy pendant branches display long, narrow leaves highlighted by fragrant, trumpet trumpetshaped, burgundy-pink flowers that will draw hummingbirds into the garden. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency.

Lagerstroemia indica 'Dynamite' -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 15-20’ and a width of 10-12’ ☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade ☂ Low  A small deciduous tree that produces a profusion of crepe-like fiery red flower clusters. The bright green summer foliage develops exquisite orange-red coloring in the fall. Smooth, mottled, light cinnamon brown bark adds year-round interest. Remove suckers from the base of older trees.

Lagerstroemia indica 'Dynamite' - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 15-20’ and a width of 10-12’
☀ Full Sun / Partial Shade
☂ Low

A small deciduous tree that produces a profusion of crepe-like fiery red flower clusters. The bright green summer foliage develops exquisite orange-red coloring in the fall. Smooth, mottled, light cinnamon brown bark adds year-round interest. Remove suckers from the base of older trees.

Parkinsonia florida -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 25’ and a width of 20’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  A rapidly growing tree with trunk, branches, and leaves gray-green in color with bright yellow flowers that attract pollinators.

Parkinsonia florida - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 25’ and a width of 20’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A rapidly growing tree with trunk, branches, and leaves gray-green in color with bright yellow flowers that attract pollinators.

Prosopis chilensis -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 30’ and a width of 30’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low / Moderate  A water efficient, semi-evergreen tree with an open, airy, crown. Refined foliage and stems have a purple cast when young.

Prosopis chilensis - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 30’ and a width of 30’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low / Moderate

A water efficient, semi-evergreen tree with an open, airy, crown. Refined foliage and stems have a purple cast when young.

Quercus agrifolia -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 40-60’ and a width of 40-50’ ☀ Full Sun ☂ Low  A water efficient, evergreen tree of open-grown and broad crowns with foliage often reaching the ground.

Quercus agrifolia - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 40-60’ and a width of 40-50’
☀ Full Sun
☂ Low

A water efficient, evergreen tree of open-grown and broad crowns with foliage often reaching the ground.

Vitex agnus-castus   -  Tree  ⬈ Reaching a height of 8-10' and a width of 5-8' ☀ Full Sun ☂ Moderate  An deciduous shrub/tree with aromatic, compound, grayish-green leaves with tiny, fragrant, lavender to pale violet flowers appearing in mid to late summer. Flowers are quite attractive to butterflies.

Vitex agnus-castus - Tree

⬈ Reaching a height of 8-10' and a width of 5-8'
☀ Full Sun
☂ Moderate

An deciduous shrub/tree with aromatic, compound, grayish-green leaves with tiny, fragrant, lavender to pale violet flowers appearing in mid to late summer. Flowers are quite attractive to butterflies.


 

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