Ground covers, Ornamental grasses and grasslike plants
These Asian natives tend to spread slowly, are fairly deep rooted. Dormant and straw colored during the winter; turn green in spring. Use for lawns, ground covers. Plant using sod, sprigs, stolons, or plugs. Mow lawns 1–2 in. high.Zoysia tenuifolia
Creeping, fine textured, bumpy. Grows 3- to 6- high unmowed. Makes a beautiful grassy meadow or gives mossy Oriental effect in areas impossible to mow or water often. The farther inland, the longer the dormant season.
Vine-shrub from Brazil. Vigorous growth to 10 ft. tall and wide. Bears arrowlike, 1 1/2 3-...
Originally hybrids between oranges and pummelos, grapefruit trees can reach 25–30 ft. tall (most...
Clustering rosettes of narrow, fleshy, stiffly upright leaves 1–2 ft. long. Yellow flowers in de...