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...
Erect to spreading habit to 4 ft. tall and 3 ft. or wider; leaves are less than 1 in. long. Abundant s...
Native to the foothills of California (from Santa Clara to San Diego) and to the desert mountain slope...