High desert plants

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Plumbago – so pretty cheerful – thrives in the hot Texas summer. Disease- pest- and deer-resistant. Can grow into a large bush, and also can be trained to grow on a trellis. Yard, Flowering Trees, Beautiful, Wisteria, Golf Courses, Patio, Garden, Court Yard, Blossom Trees

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Plumbago – so pretty cheerful – thrives in the hot Texas summer. Disease- pest- and deer-resistant. Can grow into a large bush, and also can be trained to grow on a trellis.

Chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus) is a medicinal plant of antiquity, mentioned in the works of Hippocrates, Dioscorides & Theophrast. 10'x10' - 15'x15', medium moisture, well-drained site, blooms summer to fall, Zone 7 (var. latifolia Zone 5b). Can be left to grow as a large, multi-stemmed shrub or cut back annually for a more compact look. Deer resistant, attracts butterflies. Purple Flowering Bush, Flowering Trees, Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Fruit Trees, Fast Growing Trees Texas, Drought Tolerant Trees, Xeriscaping, Vitex Agnus Castus

Texas Lilac (Vitex): hardy, drought tolerant, and the butterflies & bees love them.just have to trim the bottom branches out as it grows because it will grow down like a bush if you dont.

Texas Sage in bloom #rightsideofthehouse Garden Shrubs, Evergreen

Texas Sage in bloom #rightsideofthehouse

11/1/12 Blue Texas Ranger/Blue Ranger (Leucophyllum zygophyllum). Texas Rangers are tough, drought tolerant, frost tolerant denizens of the Chihuahuan Desert of Texas and Mexico. Garden Landscaping, Texas Landscaping, Backyard Plants, Landscaping Software, Landscaping Ideas, Garden Shrubs, Shade Garden, High Desert Landscaping, Arizona Gardening

Bush for High Blue Texas Ranger/Blue Ranger (Leucophyllum zygophyllum). Texas Rangers are tough, drought tolerant, frost tolerant denizens of the Chihuahuan Desert of Texas and Mexico.

Burning bush -- dark green in summer & red in fall, easy to grow & minimal care, full sun/part shade, 5 ft high, cold & drought hardy, disease resistant, fast growing Container Gardening Vegetables, Vegetable Garden, Burning Bush, Full Sun Garden, Fast Growing, Permaculture, Minimal, Shrubs, Live Plants

Wholesale and retail Colorado Tree Farm, Nursery and Garden Center, Growers of hardy trees, shrubs, and plants hardy for Colorado. Largest supplier of Fruit Trees and cut christmas trees in Colorado.

Pink Velour Crape Myrtles™ -  an impressive ornamental colorful tree, makes beautiful privacy screens, blooms that last for months. More sun, more blooms. Grows to 8 feet. Mildew resistant and drought tolerant, easy care plant. Trees And Shrubs, Trees To Plant, Flowering Trees, Garden Landscaping, Crepe Myrtle Landscaping, Garden Shrubs, Garden Trees, Garden Plants, Lawn And Garden

Pink Velour Crape Myrtles™ - an impressive ornamental colorful tree, makes beautiful privacy screens, blooms that last for months. More sun, more blooms. Grows to 8 feet. Mildew resistant and drought tolerant, easy care plant.

Mexican Petunias - Hot weather plant. Blooms all summer and returns year after year! Great for hot Texas summers. Florida Plants Landscaping, Florida Gardening, Backyard Landscaping, Texas Gardening, Landscaping Ideas, Outdoor Plants, Patio Plants, Garden Plants, Sun Plants

Blooms all summer and returns year after year! Great for hot Texas summers. I love this plant. so do the neighbors.

Geranium maderense ( pink) Plectranthus zuluensis ( ground) &  Echium webbii (spiked purple flower). All drought tolerant . Mediterranean Garden, Drought Tolerant, Geraniums, Cool Plants, Dream Garden, Beautiful Gardens, Wooden Signs, Annie, Garden

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Geranium maderense( pink), Plectranthus zuluensis (ground) and Echium webbii. All drought resistant

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Texas Mountain Laurel (Sophora secundiflora) I think it is the purple flowers that show up in the springtime that make this one of my favorite small trees. The flowers are not only beautiful, but they perfume the air with the fragrance of grape bubblegum.

Texas Mountain Laurel

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Texas Mountain Laurel

A dozen delightful little bloomin’ trees for Texas--For central, south and west Texas the Texas redbud (var. 'texensis') and Mexican redbud (var. 'mexicana') are better choices. The eastern variety can grow quite large over time while the Texas and Mexican varieties usually top out at 20' and 15' respectively. The Texas and Mexican types are very well adapted to a full sun exposure. Outdoor Landscaping, Flag Pole Landscaping, Hydrangea Landscaping, Country Landscaping, Backyard Patio, Landscaping Ideas, Patio Ideas, Backyard Ideas, Shade Trees

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Mexican Sage - drought tolerant perennials Mexican Sage, Landscape Nursery, Sage Plant, Outdoor Spaces, Garden Planning, Yard, Image, Deer Resistant Plants, Plant Identification

looking to a Buy Mexican Bush Sage plant in San Antonio or Helotes? go to Wilson Landscape Nursery at 14650 Bandera Road

Damianita thrives in high heat and poor soil; the perfect plant for areas that seem too hot & dry for traditional flowering perennials. Its sunny-yellow daisy-shape blooms unfurl almost year-round. It has a mounding habit and offers evergreen, needlelike leaves. While it is a shrub, many gardeners treat it like a perennial. Sun Perennial, Shrub 1 to 3' tall To 2' wide Foliage Color Chartreuse/Gold Fall Bloom, Spring Bloom, Summer Bloom Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant Zones 8-10 Small Shrubs, Garden Shrubs, Lawn And Garden, Garden Trellis, Drought Resistant Plants, Texas Plants Drought Tolerant, Drought Tolerant Landscape, Hardy Plants, Sun Plants

Damianita

Small but mighty, this Texas native thrives in high heat and poor soil. It is the perfect plant for hot and dry areas . Its daisy-shape blooms unfurl almost year-round. It has a mounding habit and offers evergreen, needle-like leaves. While it is a shrub,

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