High Country Gardens on January 27th, 2012

Scarlet Monardella  (Monardella macrantha ‘Marion Sampson’) This unusual native plant has to rate as one of my best plant acquisitions of the past year. Belonging to the genus Monardella, a small group of  plants native to the Western US,  Monardella macrantha is found in chaparral, woodland and forest habitats in mountainous regions of southern California. […]

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High Country Gardens on January 20th, 2012

Two Outstanding Native Shrubs for the Western US Native plants are a passion for my staff and I, particularly western native plants. And yet many of our great Western natives are virtually unknown among amateur and professional gardeners and landscapers. Such is the case with these two species native to the Great Basin of UT […]

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