Incorporating plants native to your climate means less water, less maintenance, and more wildlife. Here are our top picks around the West
Native to: California to Texas and south into Mexico
Bright green leaves form a dense, tight clump to 4 ft. high and wide. Slender yellow or purplish flower spikes in autumn are erect at first, then leaning; rise 2 ft. above the leaves.
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