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Low Water Use Plants

Shrubs & Vines:

Agapanthus, Alyogyne, Anisodontea, Bower Vine, Bougainvillea, Buddleia, Caesalpinia, Calliandra, Callistemon, Caryoperis, Cistus, Coleonema, Escallonia, Euryops, Grevilliea, Hamelia, Hardenbergia, Jasminum, Lantana, Leptospermum, Leucophyllum, Lonicera, Mahonia, Nandina, Nerium, Pandorea, Photinia, Raphiolepis, Rosa, Rosemary, Ruellia, Solanum, Sophora, Tecoma, Tecomaria, Westringia, Wisteria.

Ground Cover:

Armeria, Artemesia, Ceanothus, Cerastium, Dymondia, Gazania, Ice Plant, Lantana, Myoporum, Osteospermum, Phlox, Rosemary, Ruellia, Sedum, Thyme, & Verbena.

Perennials:

Achillea, Agastache, Aloe, Anigozanthos, Armeria, Artemesia, Aster, Asteriscus, Brachycome, Calamagrostis, Caryopteris, Ceanothos, Cerastium, Clivia, Coreopsis, Delphinium, Dymondia, Erigeron, Echinacea, Erodium, Erysimum, Euphorbia, Festuca, Gaillardia, Gaura, Geum, Grasses (Ornamental), Gazania, Geraniums, Hemerocallis, Iris, Ice Plant, Lantana, Lavender, Limonium, Bulbs, Muhlenbergia, Mimulus, Osteospermum, Perovskia, Pennisetum, Penstemon, Phlox, Phormium, Poppies, Rosemary, Rudbeckia, Salvia, Stipa, Thyme, Tulbaghia, Verbena, Veronica, & Vinca.

Annuals:

Alyssum, Annual Statice, Calendula, Celosia, Centaurea, Cosmos, Dimorphotheca, Gaillardia, Gazania, Geraniums, Golden Fleece, Gomphrena, Helianthus, Marigold, Melampodium, Nicotiana, Petunias, Poppies, Portulaca, Purslane, Salvia, Senecio, Verbena, Vinca, & Zinnia.

Cactus & Succulents:

Aeonium, Agave, Aloe, Bulbine, Cactus, Echeveria, Sedum, Sempervivum, & Yucca.

Why grow a low water use garden?

  • Help the environment by conserving water.
  • Help reduce your water bill.
  • Reduce water runoff and erosion.
  • Help your garden blend with the natural landscape.

Many native and low water use plants are available to the gardener.

To the left is a partial list of plants that will help you conserve water!