Trailing Indigo Bush
Evergreen, Ground covers
Extremely useful and attractive desert shrubs from the southwestern states and northern Mexico. All have finely divided foliage and clusters of small sweet pea–shaped flowers. The taller shrub types should be cut back by half during their first 3 or 4 years to encourage dense growth. Overwatering or summer drought can result in partial leaf drop.Dalea greggii
Has a mounding habit to 1 1/2 ft. high and 6 ft. wide. Pearl gray foliage and clusters of lavender to purple flowers in spring and early summer. Good desert groundcover.
Evergreen shrub, native to Arizona. Grows slowly to 3–10 ft. tall and wide. Dark gray-green leav...
Mounded growth to 3 ft. tall, 4 ft. across, with silvery green, lacy foliage. Purple flower clusters a...
Native to southern Arizona, Baja California, and Mexico. Leaves to 4 in. long.