It may surprise you, but the desert offers a wide variety of low-water-use landscape plants. Blending their various colors, textures, and forms allow you to create combinations to suit any yard. Below is just a sampling of some plants to consider:

  • Aloe Vera (Aloe)
  • Bottlebrush (Callistemon)
  • Bougainvillea (Nyctaginaceae)
  • Curve Leaf Yucca (Yucca gloriosa var. tristis)
  • Flaming Katy (Kalanchoe blossfeldiana)
  • Fox Tail Agave (Agave attenuata)
  • Ghost Plant Succulent (Graptopetalum paraguayense)
  • Golden Barrel Cactus (Echinocactus grusonii)
  • Jade Plant or Friendship Tree (Crassula ovata)
  • Mexican Feather Grass (Stipa tenuissima)
  • Paddle Plant or Red Pancake (Kalanchoe thyrsiflora)
  • Texas Sage (Leucophyllum frutescens)
  • Yellow Bells (Tecoma stans)