Horsetail – Equisetum hyemale

Horsetail is a non-flowering, evergreen, ornamental “grass” that craves shade and moisture. This distinctive plant has the rare ability to thrive in a wide range of soils, especially boggy, poorly drained soils that tend to pose a problem for most desert adapted trees and shrubs. It can be submerged in water along edges of ponds…

Green Hopseed Bush – Dodonaea viscosa

Green Hopseed Bush is native or naturalized in many arid regions of the world, displaying adaptability that is echoed by this plant’s usefulness in a wide range of landscape styles and situations. Valued for its dense, deep green foliage, and its coarse tropical texture, this evergreen shrub needs little to no pruning to maintain interesting…