Evergreen, Shrubs, Decorative fruit or berries
Grown for form and foliage; clusters of small flowers are rather inconspicuous. Used chiefly as background plantings, hedges. Berries (typically pea size) are enjoyed by birds; volunteer seedlings may be a nuisance.Rhamnus crocea
Native to Coast Ranges fromNorthern California into Baja California.To 2–3 ft. high, 3–6 ft.wide, with many stiff branches,often spiny at tips. Roundishleaves frequently have finelytoothed edges; glossy dark topale green above, golden orbrownish beneath. Small brightred fruit. Takes full sun or partialshade in its native territory;does best with some shade inhotter inland areas. Little water.
Bushygrower 1–2 ft. high, 1–1 1/2 ft.wide, with furry gray-greenleaves and 1 1/2-in. heads ofsmall pur...
The hybrid grows 2 1/2 ft. tall, at least 10 ft. wide, with spreading stems that turn upward near ends...
Native to Mexico. Grown for the heady, powerfully sweetfragrance of its flowers. Eachrhizome (actually...