Cacti and succulents, Shrubs
South African natives that vary in size and appearance. Easily grown from cuttings and are handsome in containers, raised beds, or open ground beds. Aphids may attack during bloom season.
Grows quickly to 3 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide. Opposing pairs of fleshy leaves are 2–3 in. long, rounded, gray green to nearly white, narrowly edged red. Green-leafed forms are available. Flower stems rise above plant and carry clusters of orange, bell-shaped, drooping flowers in summer. Good landscaping shrub in mild climates and well-drained soils. Splendid container plant.
Native to the temperate Pacific coastal regions of North and South America, these clumping evergreen a...
The hardier species are native to cold-winter regions of Europe and Asia, where they bloom with winter...
Hardy, symmetrical, easy-to-grow plants with evergreen fronds, except in the case of P. braunii