California Native Plants for Gardens

  Listed below are beautiful plants that are native to our area.  These are drought-resistant and thrive in our microclimate in Hercules.
 

Collinsia heterophylla – Chinese Houses

Cercis occidentalis - Western Redbud

Eschscholzia californica – California Poppy

Fremontadendron ‘Ken Taylor’

Gilia tricolor – Birds Eye Gilia

Philadelphus lewisii – Mock Orange

Linanthus grandiflorus – Mtn Phlox

Rhododendron occidentale - Western Azalea

Nemophila maculate – Five Spot

Romneya coulteri - Matilija Poppy

Phacelia campanularia – Desert Blue Bells

Rosa californica

Phacelia tanacetifolia – Lacy Phacelia

Salvia brandegei - Brandegee sage

 

Salvia ‘Bee’s Bliss’

Carpentaria californica ‘Elizabeth’

Salvia ‘Dara’s Choice’

Ceanothus ‘Dark Star’

Salvia ‘Winfred Gilman’

Ceanothus ‘Diamond Heights’

Eriogonum umbellatum 'Shasta Sulfur'

Ceanothus ‘El Dorado’

Penstemon heterophyllus ‘Margarita BOP’

Malacothamnus fasciculatus - Chaparral Bush Mallow

Sidalcea malviflora - Checkerbloom