Plants

The plants on this site do well in Bay Area gardens. The right sidebar organizes plants into categories (ex. tree, ground cover). The right side bar also features links to flowering plants organized by color. Note: If you are viewing this on a mobile device scroll down to view plant category and flower color links.

Full Plant Lists

Plants on the site organized by Common Name

Plants on the site organized by Genus



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Tulip

Genus: Tulipa

In relatively mild climates that receive seasonal winter rain, bulbs including tulips can be ideal for bursts of spring color. Tulips bulbs which are typically planted in the fall come in a range of colors with single and double blossoms. Mixing a range of bulbs that bloom early to late extends the display. Planting behind a low border or under-planting with a ground cover can keep the bed looking tidy even as the tulip foliage browns after blooming.