Geiger Tree, Kou Haole
These members of the forget-me-not family are grown for their showy flowers. Some species are at home in the desert Southwest, others in more tropical climates.Cordia sebestena
Native to the Caribbean Islands and tropical America. A popular street tree in Hawaii’s dry lowlands. Grows 10 to 25 ft. high and 15 ft. wide, with dense, round head. Dark green leaves are 9 to 12 in. long and half as wide, and so rough surfaced they are almost sandpapery. Clusters of brilliant orange-red flowers are produced much of the year at branch tips. Good wind and salt tolerance; takes drought but does best with regular water.
A varied group of striking perennials usually grown as annuals; they were developed from a number of s...
Group of tropical plants (sometimes sold as Coleus blumei) grown for brilliantly colored leaves. Blue ...
Usually grown as an annual evereywhere, this is one of the best bedding plants for shade. Rapid, vigor...