Cacti and succulents, Ground covers, Perennials, Flowers
From South Africa. Most of the ice plants with large, brilliant flowers belong to this genus, which includes plants formerly called Oscularia. Plants are fleshy, erect or trailing, woody at base. Select in bloom for the color you want. Cut back lightly after bloom to eliminate fruit capsules, encourage new leafy growth. Good at seashore. Flowers attract bees.Lampranthus blandus
Grows to 6 in. high. Leaves look like agglomerations of tiny green pyramids. Flowers are pale pink daisies.
Grows to 3–5 ft. a year for the first few years, then more slowly to an eventual 30–60 ft....
This columnar cactus is native to southern Arizona and northern Mexico. It branches from the base (als...
There are some 250 species of penstemon. Most are native to the West, ranging from Canada into Mexico;...