Top Plants For Sonoma County
Huge variety, from groundcovers to large shrubs. Many landscape uses. Tolerant of many conditions and useful in hot, sunny sites.
Many varieties from groundcovers to upright shrubs; most are slow-growing but long-lived. Foliage varies from bluish to dark green with short needles or overlapping scales. Occasionally prune out dead wood underneath, which poses a fire hazard. Roots will rot in heavy, wet soil. Inland, provide partial shade to reduce need for summer irrigation.