Ornamental grasses and grasslike plants
These wild ryes or lyme grasses were formerly assigned to Elymus but are now known as Leymus (simply an anagram of the former generic name). They are grown principally for their blue-gray or silvery blue foliage.Very drought tolerant; will remain evergreen with some summer water.Leymus condensatus
Native to coastal Southern California and the Channel Islands. Basic species is usually green leafed, reaching 9 ft. tall and 6 ft. wide in bloom.
Native to dry chaparral in lower elevations in California. Untidy growing wild. Freely branched shrub ...
Most commonly grown species. To 4–5 ft. high in bloom. Spineless leaves to 2 ft. long are deeply...
Annual. California native.To 3 ft. high, 2 1/2 ft. wide; lushand leafy, with 6-in. spikes ofblue flowe...