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Pink and Orange Agastache Desert Sunrise: Exclusive. Desert Sunrise' is a hybrid native wildflower that blooms for months with tall spikes of orange and pink tubular flowers. The nectar-rich flowers are highly attractive to hummingbirds. The plant has aromatic, mint scented foliage and flowers. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
Orange Penstemon pinifolius Luminous: This is an exceptional small growing, evergreen plant that covers itself with hundreds of bright light orange, yellow throated flowers in late spring-early summer. A western native perennial, Luminous Pineleaf Beardtongue thrives in well-drained soils with plenty of sun. High Country Gardens 2016 Plant of the Year.
Molina caerulea ssp arundinacea ‘Skyracer’ forms a medium sized clump that blooms with a profusion of very tall, narrow, see-through flower spikes beginning in July. The foliage and flower spikes of Skyracer Moor Grass have excellent fall color ranging from golden to orange-yellow. 6-7 ft. tall x 3 ft. wide.
Dwarf Culinary Oregano
Origanum vulgare Compacta Nana is a tight, low-growing groundcover, a dwarf form of culinary oregano. The light pink flowers bloom for several months in summer and attract all kinds of honey and native bees. The leaves make a flavorful seasoning. This excellent groundcover takes light foot traffic. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
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Stipa gigantea Lauren's Cold Hardy is a cool season Mediterranean native grass that graces the late spring landscape with its head-high, shiny metallic bronze flower spikes. The grass has finely textured, evergreen leaves and grows best in hot, sunny planting sites. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric). 5-6 ft. tall x 24" wide.
Acapulco® Salmon & Pink Agastache
Agastache Acapulco Salmon and Pink is a wonderful hybrid introduction to be enjoyed for its mint-scented foliage and profusion of bi-colored orange and pink tubular flowers. A continuous bloomer and compact grower, Acapulco Salmon & Pink Hummingbird Mint is in color all summer. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).24-30" tall x 15" wide.
Delosperma Alan's Apricot: The softly shaded apricot and yellow tints of the large flowers of Alan's Apricot Ice Plant are a delight and keep the plant in color from late spring into late summer. Delosperma ‘Alan’s Apricot’ is a cold hardy ice plant 2016 Plant Select® Winner. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric). 2" tall x 15" wide.