California Native Plants for Drier Areas

Many plants native to Southern California, including desert regions, are adapted to prolonged dry spells. They grow in
response to rain, and go dormant during the hot, dry summer

These native birds and insects use the Greenway’s native plants for food and shelter

Tour with the Echoes Explorer mobile app at the Greenway or listen now.

Which native plants would work for you?  The California Native Plant Society’s website has plant pictures and descriptions, landscaping information (climate, sun, soil, moisture, watering), wildlife supported, and nurseries where they are available.


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