Native Californian plants provide several attractive benefits for both landscape professionals and their clients when creating and maintaining a thoughtful, attractive and efficient garden.
Native plants offer:
- Water savings
- Low maintenance
- Reduced use of pesticides
- Support for native wildlife
- Local ecology enhancement
- Beautiful appearance
A unique and important role for grasses.
California native grasses play a unique and important role in providing cover, nesting materials, and additional food sources for beneficial, garden-friendly wildlife.
They also provide the aesthetic design benefits of contrast, loose structural form and interesting leaf variety. Best of all, they’re unmatched for their graceful, flowing movement throughout the seasons.
Over 300 species of native grasses are found in California and they are an integral part of diverse habitats including: cool, wet forests to hot, dry deserts.