The Wistar and Bertie's Garden
California native plants and drought tolerant plants keep water usage to a bare minimum.
Here is their plant list:
After taking an Ocean Friendly Garden class, Wistar and Bertie
conquered their annual rain runoff problem with their garden design -
water from the south roof disappeared into the ground, and water from
the north roof filled three 45-gallon containers. A permeable pathway
and berm keep the rain water from pouring into the street and their
- Festuca glauca
- Juncus patens "Will Flemming"
- Anigozanthos "Soft Red"
- Salvia greegi "Red"
- Correra "Ivory Bells"
- Grevillea "Coastal Gem"
- Sedum "Blue Spruce"
- Helictotrichon sempervirens
- Salvia "Mystic Spires"
- Deer grass
- Chalk dudlya
- Phormium "Maori Maiden"
- Agave Americana "Mediopicta Alba"
- Kalanchoe luciae
- Dianella "Cassa Blue"
- Armeria "Red Ballerina"
- Carex flagilleria "Toffee Twist"
- Salvia "Alan Chicoring"
- Lavendula "Goodwin Creek Gray"
- Agave attenuate
- Dichorondra "Silver Falls
see a garden preview here:
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