CA deserts have few cacti species. A truly authentic southwestern style landscape contains only a smattering of cacti and succulents; the backbone is still based on woody plants.
Gardening with native plants brings California beauty into your landscape with many benefits. Your native garden can save water, lower your maintenance work, support local ecology, and more.
Here is a crash course in garden design. With locally adapted California natives, we pay special attention to appropriate soils, watering regimes, and plant communities.
These great groundcovers can turn a dry, steep, problem area into a beautiful garden to enjoy year-round and a sunny habitat for birds and butterflies.