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Shrub Filled Front Yard
Semi-trailing Yellow Gazania
Fraser Photinia
Santa Barbara Daisy
Gold Spot Euonymus
Bowles Mauve Wallflower
Prostrate Rosemary
Semi-trailing Yellow Gazania

Common name:Semi-trailing Yellow Gazania
Botanical name:Gazania hybrid 'Mitsua Yellow'

This somewhat hardy perennial will grow 6-12" high and produces wonderful, bright yellow flowers.

Fraser Photinia

Common name:Fraser Photinia
Botanical name:Photinia x fraseri

The Photina fraseri is an evergreen, medium-sized shrub with new foliage that is a glistening copper red color. It is excellent as a hedge, screen, or accent plant. It should be grown under conditions of sun.

Santa Barbara Daisy

Common name:Santa Barbara Daisy
Botanical name:Erigeron karvinskianus

This low mounding perennial, with fine leaves and white to pinkish daisy-like flowers, is an excellent asset to rock gardens. Also known as Fleabane.

Gold Spot Euonymus

Common name:Gold Spot Euonymus
Botanical name:Euonymus japonica 'Aureo Marginata'

Growing to about 8' tall, this evergreen shrub has green foliage with yellow variegation.

Bowles Mauve Wallflower

Common name:Bowles Mauve Wallflower
Botanical name:Erysimum 'Bowles Mauve'

This shrubby evergreen perennial reaches a size of 3' tall and 6' wide with narrow, dark foliage and a dense habit. Its flowers always emerge as mauve purple, and are produced on 4' tall stalks. Blooms throughout warm months. Can bloom continuously in mild climates. It should receive sun to part shade, with little or no summer watering. It is hardy to frost.

Prostrate Rosemary

Common name:Prostrate Rosemary
Botanical name:Rosmarinus officinalis 'Prostratus'

The 'Prostratus' grows to a height of 2-3' with a spread to 8'. Its flowers are pale, lavender-blue in color, and the leaves are needle-like with a dark, blue-green color. This plant makes a good ground cover, and its leaves can be used as seasoning in cooking.

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Shrub Filled Front Yard

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Soils and Compost:

Physical weed control, including mulching, or hand removal protects the watershed from harmful chemicals.

Integrated Pest Management:

Develop healthy soil for plants that are vigorous and naturally pest-resistant.