Low Water Use Ground Covers

Scientific Name Common Name Hgt Width Evergree or Deciduous Hardy and Notes
           
Artemisia ludoviciana White or Prairie Sagebrush 2' 3' Evergreen  
Baccharis hybrid Centennial/Starn 4' 5' Evergreen  
Baccharis pilularis Coyote Bush 2' 5' Evergreen  
Carpobrotus chilensis California Ice Plant 1' 5' Evergreen Marginal
Carpobrotus edulis Common Ice Plant 1' 5' Evergreen Marginal
Dalea capitata Trailing Yellow Dalea 1' 5' Evergreen  
Dalea greggii Prostrate or Trailing Indigo Bush 1' 3' Evergreen  
Drosanthemum speciosum Frost / Ice Plant .5' 3' Evergreen Marginal
Lantana hybrid New Gold 2' 3' Perennial  
Lantana montevidensis Trailing Lantana 1 3 Perennial Marginal
Romarius prostratus Prostrate Rosemary 2 8 Evergreen  
Rhus trilobata 'Autumn Amber /Grow Low' Autumn Amber Sumac 3' 10' Deciduous  
Scutellaria suffretescens Skullcap 2' 3 Evergreen  
Sedum spp. Stonecrop .5' 2' Evergreen  
Verbena rigida Sandpaper Verbena 1' 4' Perennial  

Ornamentals for Far West Texas Index