Deciduous, Evergreen, Shrubs, Flowers
These woody-stemmed Southern California natives with tubular, lipped flowers were once listed as shrubby penstemons. Extremely drought-tolerant, they drop their leaves in summer unless watered. Need excellent drainage.Keckiella cordifolia
Grows to about 5 ft. tall and wide, sprawling. Behaves almost like a vine when growing among taller shrubs. Dark green leaves. Red, 1–2-in.-long, unscented flowers appear from late spring into early summer. A yellow-flowered variety is available. Full sun or partial shade.
These woody-stemmed Southern California natives with tubular, lipped flowers were once listed as shrub...
Native to the foothills of California (from Santa Clara to San Diego) and to the desert mountain slope...
Native to inland mountains and deserts of California into western Utah, Arizona, and northwest Mexico....