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Featured Plant: Agave attenuata

The Foxtail Agave or Agave attenuata has a delightful rosette-shaped form, which can add an interesting accent to your garden beds. The upward growing leaves are an attractive silvery green. The Foxtail Agave is an easy to grow, evergreen succulent perennial that will provide your yard with structure year round.

Featured Plant: Pennisetum ‘Rubrum’

The purple fountain grass, known by the botanical names Pennisetum ‘Rubrum’, is a beautiful and useful grass to add to your landscape. Its foot-long plumes of golden and burgundy seed heads wave in the breeze above the clumping green and maroon foliage. These inflorescences are long lasting and persist through the summer and into the fall. The seed heads are sterile and therefore won’t cause a problem with re-seeding grasses all over your yard!

Featured Plant: Chrysocephalum ‘Silver & Gold’

Chrysocephalum is a fantastic choice for low-maintenance and low-water gardens. It is an eye-catching, long-blooming perennial that grows up to 1′ tall and 2-3′ wide.

Featured Plant: Verbena

Verbena is a great selection for Bay Area gardens. Their bloom time is very long – from early spring into late fall. Verbenas are either bedding annuals or perennials that originate from the Americas or Asia.

Featured Plant:  Pennisetum ‘Rubrum’

Featured Plant: Pennisetum ‘Rubrum’

The purple fountain grass, known by the botanical names Pennisetum ‘Rubrum’, is a beautiful and useful grass to add to your landscape. Its foot-long plumes of golden and burgundy seed heads wave in the breeze above the clumping green and maroon foliage. These inflorescences are long lasting and persist through the summer and into the fall. The seed heads are sterile and therefore won’t cause a problem with re-seeding grasses all over your yard!

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Featured Plant: Bidens

Featured Plant: Bidens

Bidens - The Versatile, Long-Blooming Herbaceous Perennial Bidens cultivars (Beggarticks) is a versatile and prolific blooming herbaceous perennial. It is in the daisy family (Asteraceae) and has a classic daisy flower. It can have a single, semi-double, or double...

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Featured Plant: Trachelospermum jasminoides

Featured Plant: Trachelospermum jasminoides

Star Jasmine Will Bloom From Spring to Late Summer Providing Fragrance for Your Garden Star Jasmine is a popular plant choice for Bay Area gardens. It's a low-maintenance and useful addition to your yard if you want a long-blooming, evergreen vine or shrub with an...

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Featured Plant: Buddleia

Featured Plant: Buddleia

Buddleias, commonly known as butterfly bushes, are effusive, summer blooming plants that we look forward to seeing every year. They are deciduous, low maintenance, woody shrubs that range in size from 3′ to 10′ tall. The traditional older species, such as Buddleia davidii tend to get very large.

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