Desert Garden

Located on Lee Avenue, our desert landscape is full of vibrant and airy plants typically found in the desert – like ocotillo, barrel cactus and Palo Verde trees. 

For a full plant list used in this landscape please visit hwd.com/300/desertlandscape

Desert Landscape with numbers next to each plant associated in the tables below

Grasses

1 - Dwarf Mat RushLomandra longifolia 'breeze'
Height x width: 2 feet by 3 feet
2 - Native Blue RyeLeymus condensatus 'canyon prince' 
Height x width: 2 feet by 3 feet

Shrubs

3 - Cleveland Sage
Salvia clevelandii 'allen chickering' 
Height x width: 3 feet by 8 feet
4 - Giant Catmint
Nepeta faassenii x 'six hills giant' 
Height x width: 3 feet by 4 feet


Succulents and cactus

5 - Beaked YuccaYucca rostrata 
Height x width: 12 feet by 6 feet
6 - Blue ChalksticksSenecio serpens 
Height x width: 6 inches x 5 feet
7 - BulbineBulbine frutescens 'yellow african'
Height x width: 1 foot by 1 foot
8 - Foxtail AgaveAgave attenuata
Height x width: 4 feet by 6 feet
9 - Golden Barrel CactusEchinocactus grusonii 
Height x width: 2 feet by 3 feet
10 - Medicinal ALoeAloe vera
Height x width: 2 feet by 2 feet
11 - Mexican Fence PostStenocereus marginatus
Height x width: 12 by 3 feet
12 - Ocotillo
Fouquieria splendens
Height x width: 15 feet by 8 feet
13 - Red Yucca
Hesperaloe parviflora 
Height x width: 2 feet by 3 feet


Trees

14 - Thornless Palo Verde
Cercidium x 'desert museum' 
Height x Width: 15-25 feet by 15-25 feet