Fall Color for Arizona Landscaping

Fall Color for Arizona Landscaping

Adding a magnificent sweep of color is always welcome in anyones yard, and in Arizona landscaping you can count on the Zephtranthes to burst into bloom September-October. Also known as the Rain Lily, this tough perennial is a native of the plains in South America and Mexico. As it’s hardiness zones are 7-10, adding this…

Scottsdale Landscaping: Striking Silver Xeriscape Plant

Scottsdale Landscaping: Striking Silver Xeriscape Plant

As a perfect ground cover providing excellent contrast against an Arizona stone and stucco wall, consider using Santolina chamaecyparissus, commonly known as Lavender Cotton. Its finely-toothed foliage of striking grey color is a sub-shrub, a woody perennial that grows to about two-foot tall and one-foot in width. It is right at home is your Scottsdale…

Glendale Landscaping: Dry Blues for Xeriscape Design AZ

Glendale Landscaping: Dry Blues for Xeriscape Design AZ

Aloe is one of many desert plants growing naturally throughout the arid southwest and cultivated here by many Phoenix landscapers. The plant is a favorite choice incorporated into many different professional xeriscape designs. The blue aloe is especially ideal and beautiful residing in your Glendale xeriscaping. It remains dormant during winter requiring little water, and…