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FABIANA imbricata violacea, False Heather, Chilean Heather FABIANA imbricata violacea
False Heather, Chilean Heather

Shrub: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Native to Chile. Upright shrub w/branches spreading horizontally. Needle-like foliage resembles that of a heather. Profuse bloomer. Branches are covered w/honey-scented tubular flowers spring-summer. Good for coastal plantings, borders, banks & rock gardens. Attracts bees & butterflies. Blm color: soft lav. Ht: 4-6'. Exp: sun. Prune after flowering. Prefers good drainage. Solanacae family. Z8.

Photo unavailable FICUS carica 'Italian Honey'
Italian Honey Fig

Has a good size fruit with a greenish to golden skin and an ivory to cream colored flesh that contains the sweet flavor. Great fresh, dried or preserved. Does well in the ground or container and yields two crops a year. Doesn't need the hot summer weather to ripen, that is why you get two crops!! Also, it doesn't need another fig for pollination but will have larger yields with other figs nearby. Height 12-15'. Exp.: sun. USDA Z7.

Photo unavailable FUCHSIA 'Dainty Pink'
FUCHSIA 'Del Campo Glazion', FUCHSIA 'Del Campo Glazion'

Shrub: Semi-deciduous. Mite resistant. Compact, dense habit. Old-fashioned looking flowers appear abundantly spring-summer. Good for borders, containers and flower beds. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom color: rose-pink sepals w/ purple corollas. Size: 2-3' x 2-3'. Exposure: part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8-11.

FUCHSIA 'Giant Blacky', Giant Series Fuchsia FUCHSIA 'Giant Blacky'
Giant Series Fuchsia

Shrub: Semi-deciduous. They say bigger is better, and that's certainly the case here! Double the size and double the color! One of the deepest purples available. Old-fashioned looking flowers appear abundantly summer-fall. Good for borders, containers and flower beds. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom color: red sepals over semi-double purple-black corolla. Size: 2-3' x 2-3'. Exposure: part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8.

Photo unavailable FUCHSIA 'Thumbelina Gem'

Shrub: Semi-deciduous. A stunning new variety with compact growth habit & golden yellow foliage & large pendulant blooms. Old-fashioned looking flowers appear abundantly spring-summer. Good for borders, containers and flower beds. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom color: reddish-pink sepals w/ purple corollas. Exposure: part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z8-11.

FUCHSIA hybrid 'Autumnale', Fuchsia FUCHSIA hybrid 'Autumnale'
Fuchsia

Shrub: Tender perennial. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. This beautiful trailing variety is very eye catching in any garden having gold leaves that are flushed with orange and purple. Likes partial shade and adequate water. Great in hanging baskets or window boxes. Bloom color: red/purple. Bloom time: summer-fall. Height: 10-12". Width: 10-14". Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate-mosit. USDA Z9.

FUCHSIA species, FUCHSIA species

Bloom color: single purple corolla with creamy white sepals.

Photo unavailable FUCHSIA thymifolia
Fuchsia

Shrub: Attractive perennial with small green serrated leaves and dainty flowers. Evergreen in frost free areas, deciduous elsewhere. Mite resistant. Tolerates coast & gophers. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: pink with purple stamens. Size: 3' x 3'. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9.

FUCHSIA triphylla 'Firecracker', Variegated Honeysuckle Fuchsia FUCHSIA triphylla 'Firecracker'
Variegated Honeysuckle Fuchsia

Shrub: This selection has everything! Creamy-white variegated leaves-new growth has a striking pink tinge. Vibrant long-tubed orange-red blooms spring-summer. Attracts hummingbirds. Border & pot plant. Tolerates coast & gophers. Deciduous. Upright, shrub-like growth similar to 'Gartenmeister'. 18-24" x 16-20". Part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9.

FUCHSIA triphylla 'Gartenmeister Bonstedt', Honeysuckle Fuchsia FUCHSIA triphylla 'Gartenmeister Bonstedt'
Honeysuckle Fuchsia

Shrub: Deciduous. Has intense long-tubed flowers with a shrubby spreading habit. Good for borders, containers and flower beds. Native to West Indies. Tolerates coast & gophers. Attracts hummingbirds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: red-orange. Size: 2' x 2'. Exposure: part shade/shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable GREVILLEA 'Winpara Gem'

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Wind, heat & drought tolerant. A hybrid whose parents are said to be G. thelemanniana & either G. argyrophylla or G. olivacea. Large, dense, mounding habit. Masses of scarlet red spider flowers appear in spring & winter. Flowers are lightly perfumed. Good for slope, screen & border plantings. Attracts butterflies& hummingbirds. Height: 6-8'. Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod./dry. Prefers well-drained soil. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable GREVILLEA x 'Noelli'

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Wind, heat & drought tolerant. Dense, mounding habit. Profuse lacy pink & cream blooms appear in spring & winter. Flowers are lightly perfumed. This cultivar originated in California & has since become one of the most popular choice of Grevilleas for slope, screen & border plantings. Attracts butterflies& hummingbirds. Height: 3-4'. Width: 4-5'. Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod./dry. Prefers well-drained soil. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable HEBE pimeleoides 'Quicksilver'
Hebe

Shrub: An evergreen form with small silver gray foliage & wiry purplish-brown stems-year round color and appeal! Coastal tolerant. Good for borders, rock gardens, cut foliage & pots. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: summer. Color: pale lilac blue. Semi-spreading: 12-18" x 24-36". Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate/moist. USDA Z7-10.

HELIANTHEMUM 'Ben Fhada', Sunrose HELIANTHEMUM 'Ben Fhada'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought and coast tolerant. Good rock garden, rock wall & ground cover plant. Cut back after flowering to encourage repeat blooming. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: bright yellow with orange egg-yolk centers. Trailing growth habit. Height: 6-8". Spread: 12-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5.

HELIANTHEMUM 'Ben Hope', Sunrose HELIANTHEMUM 'Ben Hope'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought and coast tolerant. Good rock garden, rock wall & ground cover plant. Cut back after flowering to encourage repeat blooming. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: deep pink w/ golden-orange centers. Trailing growth habit. Height: 6-8". Spread: 12-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5.

HELIANTHEMUM 'Cheviot Pink', Sunrose HELIANTHEMUM 'Cheviot Pink'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought & coast tolerant. A very nice & sought after cultivar. Good rock garden, rock wall & ground cover plant. We found this sport in the garden growing with the Cheviot. Blooms: spring-summer. Bloom color: salmon pink with golden yellow center. Trailing growth habit. Height: 6-8 inches. Width: 2-4 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5.

HELIANTHEMUM 'Cheviot', Sunrose HELIANTHEMUM 'Cheviot'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought & coast tolerant. A very nice & sought after cultivar. Good rock garden, rock wall & ground cover plant. Blooms: spring-summer. Bloom color: apricot-peach with golden yellow center. Trailing growth habit. Height: 6-8 inches. Width: 2-4 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5.

HELIANTHEMUM 'Fire Dragon', Sunrose HELIANTHEMUM 'Fire Dragon'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought and coast tolerant. Good rock garden, rock wall and ground cover plant. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: vivid scarlet-orange. Height: 8". Width: 18". Trailing growth habit. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z4.

HELIANTHEMUM 'Henfield Brilliant', Sunrose HELIANTHEMUM 'Henfield Brilliant'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought and coast tolerant. Good rock garden, rock wall and ground cover plant. Silvery-gray foliage. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: orange-red. Trailing growth habit. Height: 6-8 inches. Width: 2 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z4.

Photo unavailable HELIANTHEMUM 'The Bride'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought and coast tolerant. This cultivar has a natural resistance to pests & diseases. Good rock garden, rock wall and ground cover plant. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: creamy white w/yellow eye. Height: 6-8". Width: 30". Trailing growth habit. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z6.

Photo unavailable HELIANTHEMUM nummularium 'Annabel'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought & coast tolerant. Good rock garden, rock wall & ground cover plant. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: double pink. Foliage color: dark green. Trailing growth habit. Height: 6-8 inches. Width: 2-4 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5.

HELIANTHEMUM nummularium 'Wisley Primrose', Sunrose HELIANTHEMUM nummularium 'Wisley Primrose'
Sunrose

Shrub: Evergreen. Deer resistant. Fire retardant. Drought and coast tolerant. Good rock garden, rock wall and ground cover plant. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: soft yellow. Trailing growth habit. Height: 6-8 inches. Width: 3 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5.

Photo unavailable HYDRANGEA arborescens 'Annabelle'
Hills-of-Snow, Wild or Smooth Hydrangea, Sevenbark

Shrub: Deciduous. Gopher resistant. Nice cut & dried flower, pot & border plant. Blooms: late spring-fall with 12" spherical flowers that gradually change from green to white. Flowers on current seasons growth. Rounded & well-branched, 3-4'. Sun on coast/part shade inland. Water: moderate. Likes rich, porous soil. USDA Z3.

HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Blue Wave' ('Mariesii Perfecta'), Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea HYDRANGEA macrophylla 'Blue Wave' ('Mariesii Perfecta')
Big Leaf, Garden, Florist or French Hydrangea

Shrub: Lacecap type. Deciduous plant with large clusters of rich blue to mauve or lilac-pink to purple flowers (depending on soil ph). Good in containers & borders. The blooms make good cut flowers, fresh or dried. Deer & gopher resistant. Blooms: summer-fall. Rounded growth. Ht: 5-6'. W: 3'. Sun on coast, part shade inland. Water: moderate. USDA Z5-9.

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