Friday, November 15, 2019

MAHONIA 'GOLDEN ABUNDANCE'- 13 WEEKS OF CA NATIVES

Mahonia 'Golden Abundance' - Oregon Grape is a great plant to add some color to your landscape and create a barrier between you and the neighbors.  The leaves are a bit spiny, which is great if you wish to keep human pests off of your garden.  Below are some details...
  • 5-8' height
  • 6' wide
  • Full sun to partial shade
  • minimal water once established
  • Bright yellow flowers in the spring
  • Bright green leaves
  • Makes a great hedge

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

LEYMUS CONDENSATUS 'CANYON PRINCE'

Leymus condensatus 'Canyon Prince' - Canyon Prince Wild Rye, is an ornamental grass that is perfect for the garden that needs an accent piece show stopper.  Below are some details...

  • 4' height
  • 3' wide 
  • Full sun to partial shade
  • Moderate to minimal water once established
  • Large flower weed heads in the summer

Monday, November 11, 2019

JUNCUS PATENS - 13 WEEKS OF CA NATIVES

Juncus patens - California Gray Rush is an ornamental grass that is great for most garden situations.  This plant has blue/gray foliage and can be planted in containers.  The blades are not sharp and are soft to the touch.  Below are some details...

  • 2' height 
  • 2' wide 
  • Flowers in the spring that are not fancy to view
  • Full sun to partial shade
  • Moist to minimal water
  • Can be planted in 6" of standing water