Common at low to mid elevations in the mountains. Larger leaves grow from the stems than the Pasture sage. Is rhizomateous.
Climbing, sprawling, aggressive vine for sun or part shade areas. Grows up or out 20 feet, covering anything in it's way. Small white flowers..
The plant is a deciduous shrub found in open forests and thickets all over North America. Its northern limit is around the ..
It is a deciduous shrub or small tree, depending on the environment, usually with multiple stems that reach 2 to 7 m in height..
It is a common to abundant plant in many types of coastal and inland wetland habitat, such as marshes, riverbanks,swamps, coastal..
Soft green to blue coloured bunch grass. Grows 30-80cm tall. Not seen regularly in grazing lands.
Scattered but locally abundant at low to high elevations in grasslands, open forests. Likes well drained soils..
Growth habit: Densely tufted perennial bunchgrass, 30-60cm tall.
Habitat: Common at low to mid elevations in dry open areas.
Succulent fleshy, perennial 1-3 cm tall. Forms beautiful pink flowers. Works well in rock gardens.
Considered a sacred plant by many indigenous..
Perennial 20-70cm tall. Yellow petals with orange to red center.
Locally common at low to mid elevations throughout dry climates, arid basins and..
White flowering native yarrow suitable for dry gardens.
Common Yarrow is an erect herbaceous perennial plant that produces one to several stems (..
Heterotheca villosa is abundant not only in the foothills and
mountains, but also along roadsides.
It needs little
water, often blooms for three..
2-4 feet tall with bright yellow/gold blossoms August – October. Will tolerate wet or moist soil with full sun or part shade. Commonly found..
Growth Habit: 20-100cm tall. Tall flowering stems emerge from clumping basal leaves. Purplish bluish flowers with yellowish centers.
Taprooted perennial, 10-40 cm tall. Showy pink to white, fragrant flowers.
Locally common at low to mid elevations in arid central and southern..
Clump forming perennial 10-40cm tall. Creamy colour flowers turning to a russet colour late May persisting through June-July. Provides excellent..
Growth Habit: Often mat forming, woolly perennial. 10-40cm tall. Shrubby form. Strongly aromatic.
Ecology: Widespread and common at low to mid..
Biennial and short lived perennial. 20-100cm tall. 1-several stems showing, brilliant scarlet, showy tube like flowers.
Common in arid climates..
Evergreen perennial shrub grows to 40cm tall. Spreads laterally in clumps. Great for borders and rock gardens. Blue- purple flowers, bell shaped..
For sun or part shade. Soft blue and white blossoms on 8 inch flower stalk. Plant grows 1-2 feet high. Leaves hairy and silky. Poisonous to..
White pubescent leaves spread low to the ground on woody stems. Flowers in late summer with white flower stalks. Creates beautiful white mounds.
Beautiful white fall flowering perennial. Branching nature creates a flowing white addition to any garden or xeriscape. 30-50 cm tall.
Purple petaled flowers with golden centers are born many to a stem in June to September. Reaches 1-3' in height.
This plant is typically a large, fast-growing, multi-stemmed shrub or small, shrubby tree capable of forming dense colonial..
Semi-evergreen shrubs, 4 foot shrub for sunny, dry site. Beautiful Grey foliage. Habitat is rocky or gravelly slopes in arid basins.
Mid size tree to 20ft tall. Branching nature creates a nice rounded look. Beautiful spring flowers lead to dark berries favoured by many birds..
Branching tall shrub to 20ft tall. Fall berries are a favorite of migrating and local birds. Berries have been used for preserves.
Shrub to tree. This plant can be kept as a multi-stemmed shrub or shaped to form a single trunk tree. grows to 15-20 feet tall. Cherries are bitter..
Juniperus communis is a low spreading shrub. Common Juniper has needle-like leaves in whorls of three; the leaves are green.
Loosely branched shrub with stems fanning out. Reaches 8 feet tall. Can be seen growing on rocky outcrops and on hot, dry slopes. Is very drought..
Loose shrub with upright limbs fanning out at crown. Thrives in all soil types but gets leggy in the shade. Height is 6-15 feet, depending on site..
Holodiscus discolor is a fast-growing deciduous shrub growing to 5 m tall. Cascading clusters of white ..
It is a deciduous shrub growing to 1-3 m tall. The leaves are pinnate, 7-14 cm long, with three to seven leaflets. The flowers are pink (rarely..
For sunny, dry sites. Small, semi-evergreen, grey green leaves, yellow flowers bloom in fall. Grows to 3 feet. Drought tolerant and good erosion..
In the wild, it commonly grows in wetlands. It is a medium to tall deciduous shrub, growing 1.5–4 m tall and 3–5 m wide,..
This willow had many uses for Native Americans; the branches were used as flexible poles and building materials, the smaller twigs were used..
One of the easiest shrubs to identify throughout the year smooth sumac has a spreading, open-growing nature, growing up to 3 m tall..
Snowberry grows in shady and moist mountain and forest habitat, in woodlands and on floodplains and riverbanks. It can grow in a wide..
Description: small broadleaf evergreen ornamental shrub maturing at about 5' tall by 3' wide
Foliage: emerging reddish, changing to..
Ribes cereum is a species of currant known by the common names wax currant and squaw currant. It is native to western..
These plants are shrubs or small trees growing to 1–4 m tall. The fragrant flowers are yellow. This..
Rosa woodsii is a bushy shrub which grows up to three meters tall, the stems studded with prickles. The shrubs can form large,..
Large tree with open crown, fast growing to 100 feet or more. Large green leaves, silvery beneath, turn yellow in fall. Habitat is moist to wet..
Long lived large tree to 200 feet. Requires more water than Ponderosa pine but often found in the same areas. Needles 1 inch, cones 2-4 inches with..
Tree or large shrub, to 30 feet. Ideal for partially shaded areas. Habitat is moist soils, along canyon and mountain slopes in coniferous forests..
Small tree to 20 ft. Habitat is banks of streams and swamps, mountain canyons in moist soils. Native American uses: Navajo Indians used powdered..
Large tree, up to 100 feet, with pendulous branches. Green leaves with yellow fall color. Habitat is moist soils, all across North America. Clump..
Upright shrub or small tree to 20 feet. Grey-green, scale-like foliage, dark blue berries. Habitat is dry, rocky soils. Very drought tolerant, but..