Marin Master Gardeners
University of California
Marin Master Gardeners

Special Features

Below is a list of plants categorized by various special features.

Attractive Berries

   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance, Unusual Shape
   Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Bearberry

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Asparagus densiflorus 'Sprengeri
Sprengeri Asparagus Fern

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Berberis thunbergii-atropurpurea 'Nana'
Dwarf Japanese Barberry

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Clivia miniata
Kaffir Lily

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Fragaria chiloensis
Ornamental Strawberry

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Heteromeles arbutifolia
Toyon/Christmas Berry

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attractive Berries, Erosion Control, Fall Color, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Prunus cerasifera
Cherry Plum, Flowering Plum

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Rhamnus californica
Ca. Coffee Berry

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Schinus molle
California Pepper Tree

Attractive Berries

Erosion Control

   Anemanthele lessoniana (Stipa arundinacea)
New Zealand Wind Grass; Pheasant's Tail Grass

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Emerald Carpet'
Emerald Carpet Manzanita

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance
   Arctostaphylos pajaroensis 'Paradise'
Paradise Manzanita

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Bougainvillea 'Rosenka'
Rosenka Bougainvillea

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Carex pansa
California Meadow Sedge

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance
   Carex Testacea
Orange New Zealand Sedge

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis 'Yankee Point'
Yankee Pt. California Lilac

Erosion Control, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis (Carmel Creeper California Lilac)
Carmel Creeper California Lilac

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Chionochloa flavicans Zotov
Snow Tussock, Toetoe

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Coleonema pulchrum 'Sunset Gold'
Golden Breath of Heaven

Erosion Control, Fragrance
   Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'
Varigated Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Correa pulchella
Pink Australian Fuschia

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Juniperus sabina 'Arcadia'
Arcadia Juniper

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance
   Lantana montevidensis 'New Gold'
New Gold Trailing Lantana

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lavandula
Lavender

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Lupinus albifrons
Silver Bush Lupine

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attractive Berries, Erosion Control, Fall Color, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low'
Catmint

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Quercus suber
Cork Oak

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Rosmarinus officinalis 'Huntington Carpet'
Huntington Carpet Rosemary

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Rubus calycinoides 'Emerald Carpet'
Creeping Rasberry

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Salvia leucantha
Mexican Sage

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Verbena tenuisecta 'Edith'
Edith Verbenan

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers

Espalier

   Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'
Coast Silk Tassel

Espalier, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Hardenbergia comptoniana
Lilac Vine

Espalier, Showy Flowers

Fall Color

   Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'
Crimson Queen Red Japanese Maple

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Anemanthele lessoniana (Stipa arundinacea)
New Zealand Wind Grass; Pheasant's Tail Grass

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Bearberry

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Berberis thunbergii-atropurpurea 'Nana'
Dwarf Japanese Barberry

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Carex Testacea
Orange New Zealand Sedge

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Caryopteris x clandonensis
Blue Spirea/Bluebeard

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cercis occidentalis (Shrub)
Western Redbud

Fall Color, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Chondropetalum tectorum
Cape Rush

Fall Color, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Cotinus coggygria
Smoke Tree, ’Royal Purple’

Fall Color, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
Royal Purple Smokebush

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cuphea llavea
Bat-faced Cuphea

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attractive Berries, Erosion Control, Fall Color, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Melinus nerviglumis or Rhynchelytrum nerviglume
Ruby Grass

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Muhlenbergia capillaris
Pink Muhly Grass, Pink Hair Grass, Purple Muhly

Fall Color, Showy Flowers
   Prunus cerasifera
Cherry Plum, Flowering Plum

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Rubus calycinoides 'Emerald Carpet'
Creeping Rasberry

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-Eyed Susan

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia greggii
Autumn Sage

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Zauschneria californica 'Bert's Bluff'
California Fuchsia

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers

Fragrance

   Achillea millefolium 'Rosea'
Yarrow

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Agastache 'Blue Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Artemisia 'Powis Castle'
Wormwood

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Carpenteria californica
Bush Anemone

Fragrance, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis (Carmel Creeper California Lilac)
Carmel Creeper California Lilac

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Choisya ternate
Mexican Orange

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Coleonema pulchrum 'Sunset Gold'
Golden Breath of Heaven

Erosion Control, Fragrance
   Daphne odora 'Aureo-marginata'
Winter Daphne

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Datura metel 'Belle Blanche'
Devil's Trumpet

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lavandula
Lavender

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Lupinus albifrons
Silver Bush Lupine

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attractive Berries, Erosion Control, Fall Color, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Monardella villosa 'Russian River'
Coyote Mint

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low'
Catmint

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Origanum rotundifolium 'Kent Beauty'
Ornamental oregano

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Pittosporum crassifolium 'Nana'
Karo Pittosporum

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Rosmarinus officinalis 'Huntington Carpet'
Huntington Carpet Rosemary

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Salvia clevelandii 'Winifred Gilman'
Charparral Sage

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Tagetes lemmonii
Mexican Bush Marigold/Lemon scented marigold

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Teucrium chamaedrys
Wall Germander

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Thymus praecox arcticus
Creeping Thyme

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Fragrance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Wisteria sinensis
Chinese wisteria

Fragrance, Showy Flowers

Good Under Oaks

   Carex divulsa (formerly c. tumicola)
Berkeley Sedge

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance
   Cercis occidentalis (Shrub)
Western Redbud

Fall Color, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'
Varigated Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Correa pulchella
Pink Australian Fuschia

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Dryopteris arguta
Wood Fern

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance
   Iris douglasiana
Pacific Coast Iris

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Polypodium californicum
California Ground Fern

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance
   Salvia spathacea
Hummingbird Sage

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers

Low Maintenance

   Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'
Crimson Queen Red Japanese Maple

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Achillea 'Moonshine'
Yarrow

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Achillea millefolium 'Rosea'
Yarrow

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Aeonium 'Sunburst'
Copper Pinwheel

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Agastache 'Apricot Sunset'
None

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Agastache 'Blue Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Aloe striata
Coral Aloe

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Alyogyne huegelii
Blue Hibiscus

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Anemanthele lessoniana (Stipa arundinacea)
New Zealand Wind Grass; Pheasant's Tail Grass

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Antirrhinum multiflorum 'Rose Snapdragon'
Rose Snapdragon

Low Maintenance
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Emerald Carpet'
Emerald Carpet Manzanita

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard McMinn'
Howard McMinn Manzanita

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance, Unusual Shape
   Arctostaphylos pajaroensis 'Paradise'
Paradise Manzanita

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Bearberry

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Arctotis stoechadifolia
African Daisy

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Artemisia 'Powis Castle'
Wormwood

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Plant

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Asparagus densiflorus 'Myers'
Myer's Asparagus Fern

Low Maintenance, Unusual Shape
   Asparagus densiflorus 'Sprengeri
Sprengeri Asparagus Fern

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Berberis thunbergii-atropurpurea 'Nana'
Dwarf Japanese Barberry

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Bougainvillea 'Rosenka'
Rosenka Bougainvillea

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Carex divulsa (formerly c. tumicola)
Berkeley Sedge

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance
   Carex pansa
California Meadow Sedge

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance
   Carex Testacea
Orange New Zealand Sedge

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Caryopteris x clandonensis
Blue Spirea/Bluebeard

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus 'Concha'
California Lilac 'Concha'

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus 'Julia Phelps'
Julia Phelps California Lilac

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis (Carmel Creeper California Lilac)
Carmel Creeper California Lilac

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cercis occidentalis (Shrub)
Western Redbud

Fall Color, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cercis occidentalis (Tree)
Western Redbud

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Chionochloa flavicans Zotov
Snow Tussock, Toetoe

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Choisya ternate
Mexican Orange

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Cistus skanbergii
Pink Rockrose

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Clivia miniata
Kaffir Lily

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Convolvulus cneorum
Bush Morning Glory

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'
Tickseed

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'
Varigated Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Correa pulchella
Pink Australian Fuschia

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
Royal Purple Smokebush

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cuphea llavea
Bat-faced Cuphea

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cupressus sempervirens 'Stricta'
Italian Cypress

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Daphne odora 'Aureo-marginata'
Winter Daphne

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Datura metel 'Belle Blanche'
Devil's Trumpet

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Dendromecon harfordii
Island Bush Poppy

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Dryopteris arguta
Wood Fern

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance
   Dudleya ‘Britonni’
Chalk Dudleya

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Echeveria ‘Afterglow’
Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Echeveria ‘Perle von Nuremberg’
Hens and Chicks

Low Maintenance
   Echinacea purpurea 'Big Sky Series'
Coneflower

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Eriogonum grande rubescens
Red Buckwheat

Low Maintenance
   Eschscholzia californica
California Poppy

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Euphorbia characias wulfenii
Spurge

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Feijoa sellowiana
Pineapple Guava

Low Maintenance
   Fragaria chiloensis
Ornamental Strawberry

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Fremontodendron californicum 'Pacific Sunset'
Pacific Sunset Flannel Bush

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'
Coast Silk Tassel

Espalier, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Gaura lindheimeri
Wand Flower/ Butterfly Gaura

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Gazania rigens 'Gold Sun'
Creeping Gazania/Treasure Flower

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Geranium incanum
Cranesbill Geranium

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Geranium sanguineum
Bloody Cranesbill

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Hardenbergia violacea rosea
Coral Pea Vine

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Helleborus x hybridus
Christmas/Lenten Rose

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Hemerocallis Varieties
Daylily

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Heteromeles arbutifolia
Toyon/Christmas Berry

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Hypericum moserianum
St John's Wort/Gold Flower

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Iris douglasiana
Pacific Coast Iris

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Juniperus procumbens 'Nana'
Dwarf Japanese Garden Juniper

Low Maintenance
   Juniperus sabina 'Arcadia'
Arcadia Juniper

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance
   Lantana camara
Lantana

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lantana montevidensis 'New Gold'
New Gold Trailing Lantana

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lavandula
Lavender

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Limonium sinuatum
Statice/Sea Lavender

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lupinus albifrons
Silver Bush Lupine

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attractive Berries, Erosion Control, Fall Color, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Melinus nerviglumis or Rhynchelytrum nerviglume
Ruby Grass

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Microbiota decussata
Siberian Carpet Cypress

Low Maintenance
   Mimulus aurantiacus
Sticky Monkey Flower

Low Maintenance
   Monardella villosa 'Russian River'
Coyote Mint

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Myrsine africana
African Boxwood

Low Maintenance
   Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low'
Catmint

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Nerium oleander
Oleander

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Olea europaea
Olive,’ Majestic Beauty’

Low Maintenance
   Origanum rotundifolium 'Kent Beauty'
Ornamental oregano

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP'
Blue Bedder/Foothills Penstemon

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Perovskia atriplicifolia
Russian Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Phlomis fruticosa
Jerusalem Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Phormium 'Wings of Gold'
New Zealand Flax

Low Maintenance, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Picea pungens 'Glauca Globosa'
Dwarf Colorado Blue Spruce

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Pittosporum crassifolium 'Nana'
Karo Pittosporum

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Polypodium californicum
California Ground Fern

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance
   Polystichum munitum
Western Sward Fern

Low Maintenance
   Polystichum setuosum
Japanese Lace Fern

Low Maintenance
   Prunus cerasifera
Cherry Plum, Flowering Plum

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Pyrus calleryana
Bradford Pear Tree

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Unusual Shape
   Quercus suber
Cork Oak

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Rhamnus alaternus 'Variegata'
Varigated Italian Buckthorn

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Rhamnus californica
Ca. Coffee Berry

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance
   Ribes sanguineum glutinosum
Pink - Flowered Current

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Rosmarinus officinalis 'Huntington Carpet'
Huntington Carpet Rosemary

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Rubus calycinoides 'Emerald Carpet'
Creeping Rasberry

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance
   Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-Eyed Susan

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia apiana
White Sage

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Salvia clevelandii 'Winifred Gilman'
Charparral Sage

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia greggii
Autumn Sage

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia leucantha
Mexican Sage

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia nemorosa 'May Night'
Meadow Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia sclarea
Clary/Muscatel Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia spathacea
Hummingbird Sage

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Sedum makinoi ‘Ogon’
Golden Japanese Sedum, Golden Makino Sedum

Low Maintenance
   Sedum spurium ‘Tricolor’
Tricolor Two Row Stonecrop

Low Maintenance
   Senecio serpens
Blue Chalk Sticks

Low Maintenance
   Stipa gigantea
Giant Feather grass, Golden Oats

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Stipa ichu
Peruvian Feather Grass

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Tagetes lemmonii
Mexican Bush Marigold/Lemon scented marigold

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Teucrium chamaedrys
Wall Germander

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Teucrium fruticans 'Azurea'
Bush Germander 'Azurea'

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Thymus praecox arcticus
Creeping Thyme

Fragrance, Low Maintenance
   Verbena tenuisecta 'Edith'
Edith Verbenan

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Guard’
Adam’s Needle

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Zauschneria californica 'Bert's Bluff'
California Fuchsia

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers

Showy Flowers

   Achillea 'Moonshine'
Yarrow

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Achillea millefolium 'Rosea'
Yarrow

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Agastache 'Apricot Sunset'
None

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Agastache 'Blue Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Aloe plicatilis
Fan Aloe

Showy Flowers, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Aloe striata
Coral Aloe

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Alyogyne huegelii
Blue Hibiscus

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard McMinn'
Howard McMinn Manzanita

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Arctotis stoechadifolia
African Daisy

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Plant

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Bougainvillea 'Rosenka'
Rosenka Bougainvillea

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Carpenteria californica
Bush Anemone

Fragrance, Showy Flowers
   Caryopteris x clandonensis
Blue Spirea/Bluebeard

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus 'Concha'
California Lilac 'Concha'

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus 'Julia Phelps'
Julia Phelps California Lilac

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis 'Yankee Point'
Yankee Pt. California Lilac

Erosion Control, Showy Flowers
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis (Carmel Creeper California Lilac)
Carmel Creeper California Lilac

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cercis occidentalis (Shrub)
Western Redbud

Fall Color, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cercis occidentalis (Tree)
Western Redbud

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Chionochloa flavicans Zotov
Snow Tussock, Toetoe

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Chondropetalum tectorum
Cape Rush

Fall Color, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Cistus skanbergii
Pink Rockrose

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Clivia miniata
Kaffir Lily

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Clytostoma callistegioides
Lavender Trumpet Vine

Showy Flowers
   Convolvulus cneorum
Bush Morning Glory

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'
Tickseed

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'
Varigated Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Correa pulchella
Pink Australian Fuschia

Erosion Control, Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
Royal Purple Smokebush

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Cuphea llavea
Bat-faced Cuphea

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Datura metel 'Belle Blanche'
Devil's Trumpet

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Dendromecon harfordii
Island Bush Poppy

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Echinacea purpurea 'Big Sky Series'
Coneflower

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Eschscholzia californica
California Poppy

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Fremontodendron californicum 'Pacific Sunset'
Pacific Sunset Flannel Bush

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Gaura lindheimeri
Wand Flower/ Butterfly Gaura

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Gazania rigens 'Gold Sun'
Creeping Gazania/Treasure Flower

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Geranium incanum
Cranesbill Geranium

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Geranium sanguineum
Bloody Cranesbill

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Hardenbergia comptoniana
Lilac Vine

Espalier, Showy Flowers
   Hardenbergia violacea rosea
Coral Pea Vine

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Helleborus x hybridus
Christmas/Lenten Rose

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Hemerocallis Varieties
Daylily

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Hypericum moserianum
St John's Wort/Gold Flower

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Iris douglasiana
Pacific Coast Iris

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lagerstroemia indica
Crape Myrtle

Showy Flowers
   Lantana camara
Lantana

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lantana montevidensis 'New Gold'
New Gold Trailing Lantana

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lavatera maritima
Lavatera/Tree Mallow

Showy Flowers
   Leptospermum scoparium
Tea Tree, ‘Ruby Glow’

Showy Flowers
   Limonium sinuatum
Statice/Sea Lavender

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Lupinus albifrons
Silver Bush Lupine

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Melinus nerviglumis or Rhynchelytrum nerviglume
Ruby Grass

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Monardella villosa 'Russian River'
Coyote Mint

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Muhlenbergia capillaris
Pink Muhly Grass, Pink Hair Grass, Purple Muhly

Fall Color, Showy Flowers
   Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low'
Catmint

Erosion Control, Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Nerium oleander
Oleander

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Osteospermum 'Sparkler'
African Daisy

Showy Flowers
   Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP'
Blue Bedder/Foothills Penstemon

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Perovskia atriplicifolia
Russian Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Phlomis fruticosa
Jerusalem Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Prunus cerasifera
Cherry Plum, Flowering Plum

Attractive Berries, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Pyrus calleryana
Bradford Pear Tree

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Unusual Shape
   Ribes sanguineum glutinosum
Pink - Flowered Current

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Rosa 'Cecile Brunner'
Cecile Brunner Rose/Sweetheart Rose/Mignon

Showy Flowers
   Rosa banksiae
Lady Banks Rose

Showy Flowers
   Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-Eyed Susan

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia clevelandii 'Winifred Gilman'
Charparral Sage

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia greggii
Autumn Sage

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia leucantha
Mexican Sage

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia nemorosa 'May Night'
Meadow Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia sclarea
Clary/Muscatel Sage

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Salvia spathacea
Hummingbird Sage

Good Under Oaks, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Stipa gigantea
Giant Feather grass, Golden Oats

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Stipa ichu
Peruvian Feather Grass

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Stipa ramosissima
Pillar of Smoke

Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Tagetes lemmonii
Mexican Bush Marigold/Lemon scented marigold

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Teucrium chamaedrys
Wall Germander

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Teucrium fruticans 'Azurea'
Bush Germander 'Azurea'

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Verbena tenuisecta 'Edith'
Edith Verbenan

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Fragrance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Wisteria sinensis
Chinese wisteria

Fragrance, Showy Flowers
   Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Guard’
Adam’s Needle

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Zauschneria californica 'Bert's Bluff'
California Fuchsia

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers

Specimen

   Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'
Crimson Queen Red Japanese Maple

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Aeonium 'Sunburst'
Copper Pinwheel

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Agave ‘Victoriae Reginae’
Queen Victoria’s Agave

Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Aloe plicatilis
Fan Aloe

Showy Flowers, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Aloe striata
Coral Aloe

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Alyogyne huegelii
Blue Hibiscus

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Arctostaphylos pajaroensis 'Paradise'
Paradise Manzanita

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Carex Testacea
Orange New Zealand Sedge

Erosion Control, Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Cercis occidentalis (Tree)
Western Redbud

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Chondropetalum tectorum
Cape Rush

Fall Color, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Cotinus coggygria
Smoke Tree, ’Royal Purple’

Fall Color, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Cupressus sempervirens 'Stricta'
Italian Cypress

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Daphne odora 'Aureo-marginata'
Winter Daphne

Fragrance, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Dudleya ‘Britonni’
Chalk Dudleya

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Echeveria ‘Afterglow’
Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Euphorbia characias wulfenii
Spurge

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'
Coast Silk Tassel

Espalier, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Phormium 'Wings of Gold'
New Zealand Flax

Low Maintenance, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Picea pungens 'Glauca Globosa'
Dwarf Colorado Blue Spruce

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Quercus suber
Cork Oak

Erosion Control, Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Rhamnus alaternus 'Variegata'
Varigated Italian Buckthorn

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Salvia apiana
White Sage

Low Maintenance, Specimen
   Stipa gigantea
Giant Feather grass, Golden Oats

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Stipa ichu
Peruvian Feather Grass

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Stipa ramosissima
Pillar of Smoke

Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Fragrance, Showy Flowers, Specimen
   Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Guard’
Adam’s Needle

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Specimen

Unusual Shape

   Acer palmatum 'Crimson Queen'
Crimson Queen Red Japanese Maple

Fall Color, Low Maintenance, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Agave ‘Victoriae Reginae’
Queen Victoria’s Agave

Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Aloe plicatilis
Fan Aloe

Showy Flowers, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attractive Berries, Low Maintenance, Unusual Shape
   Asparagus densiflorus 'Myers'
Myer's Asparagus Fern

Low Maintenance, Unusual Shape
   Cotinus coggygria
Smoke Tree, ’Royal Purple’

Fall Color, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Phormium 'Wings of Gold'
New Zealand Flax

Low Maintenance, Specimen, Unusual Shape
   Pyrus calleryana
Bradford Pear Tree

Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers, Unusual Shape

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