9 Plants That'll Make Your Southern California Garden Flourish via @PureWow. Penstemon Many of the plants bees like best have large, tubular flowers with petals that act as a landing platform. Penstemon, like this red variety, fit the bill.
Create a drought-friendly landscape. (Originally featured on a California-Friendly Landscape Contest hosted by Roger's Gardens in Orange County, CA)
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9 Plants That'll Make Your Southern California Garden Flourish
Last fall we stayed in a house in Northern California with the most wonderful garden I have seen in a long while. I loved that it was filled with beautiful g
Plant one this spring, and it could reach heights of 10, 20, even 30 feet by summer's end.
Penstemon heterophyllus (Blue Bedder) with orange poppies - California native plant (got it!)
Ceanothus (aka California Lilac) Profuse, richly coloured blue to purple flowers (depending on variety) bloom over lush foliage. If pruning required - Immediately after flowering.