Russian Sage Care: Tips For Growing Russian Sage Plant - Admired for its silvery gray, fragrant foliage as much as its lavender-purple flowers, Russian sage makes a bold statement in the garden. Learn how to grow and care for Russian sage in this article.
Solidago californica ‘Cascade Creek’ - Cascade Creek California goldenrod. California native plant; bears bright yellow flowers in summer and fall that attract butterflies and beneficial insects; ideal for native grass meadow.
Botanical: Atriplex lentiformis Breweri; Common: Brewer's saltbrush, big saltbush, quail brush - Native in coastal CA. to 100 mi inland. Very alkali tolerant. Good for wind breaks, borders, and range mgmt. Not a beautiful plant (A. canescens looks better) but will survive on 5-10 inches of rainfall in full sun and poor soil. All of the plant is edible, young shoots suitable for greens. Indians used for salty taste. Quail and other birds use seeds for food, foliage for habitat.