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.
Tiny gray leaves form a verytight carpet to 1/2 in. high, 1 ft.wide; stems are hidden by theleaves. In...
Unusual, twisted,cockscomb-like growth atbranch ends. Grows into anupright cone 12–15 ft. tall,6–7 ft....
Native from southernOregon to Southern California.To 4–5 ft. tall (often taller alongthe coast) and as...