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Ornamentals

Category Breakout by Category: Drought Tolerant

Artemisia 'Powis Castle'

Silvery, lacy, drought tolerant...

Beach Evening Primrose

Grows in sand...

Bougainvillea 'Rosenka'

Beautiful against a wall...

Brittlebush

Lots of yellow daisies...

Bush anemone

Fragrant white flowers...

California Mountain Mahogany

Tolerates dry soil...

California White Sage

Silvery white in the moonlight...

Coffeeberry

Berries turn the color of coffee...

Hairy Golden Aster

Bright yellow blooms...

Hummingbird Mint

Orange and lavender colors...

Hummingbird Sage

Hummingbird magnet...

Jerusalem Sage

Woolly leaves and flowers...

Palo Verde tree

Well adapted to dry gardens...

Pygmy Jerusalem Sage

Woolly yellow flowers...

San Diego Mountain Mahogany

Little to no water...

Wand Holdback

Unusual plant for dry gardens...

Yarrow

Carefree, blooms all summer...

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