Western Hound’s Tongue
Bedding, border, or wild garden plants with little blue, white, or pink flowers like forget-me-nots (Myosotis), to which they are related.Cynoglossum grande
Native to Oregon and California coast ranges and to Sierra Nevada slopes below 4,000 ft. Hairy, mostly basal leaves 6–12 in. long. Blue spring flowers with white centers. Plants reach 1–2 1/2 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide; dieback in summer to a heavy underground root. Choose a shaded, woodsy site with cool soil; provide little summer water.
Deciduous in coldest areas, nearly evergreen elsewhere. This species originated in cultivation (not in...
Native to dry chaparral in lower elevations in California. Untidy growing wild. Freely branched shrub ...
This hybrid of Escallonia rubra and Escallonia virgata grows to 5 ft. tall and ...