Small scale plants for fast-draining sites.. native plants and habitat gardening since 1981. California Flora Native Plant Nursery. Rock Garden. One page .
Instead of cacti and other desert plants, layer the garden from back to front, tall to short, with a selection of drought-tolerant native shrubs such as California lilacs (Ceanothus spp.), Christmas berry (Heteromeles arbutifolia) and Western redbud (Cercis occidentalis).
Designing with Native Plants, California, Landscaping, San Diego, San Luis. A properly designed native garden looks like a formal park or clean, weed free, native ecosystem.. If you are using desert plants a mulch of 2-3" rock is fine.
Explore David Hoard's board "California Native Plant Landscaping" on Pinterest.. the line of dark rocks creates a very serene gravel garden/dry creek.
Pictures of Native rockeries and rock garden species growing in the Arboretumâ€”
Native and drought tolerant plants are important for this region, not just because. Oaks Native to Southern California. . does well in containers or rock gardens.