Medium Water Use Flowers

Scientific Name Common Name Hgt Width Evergree or Deciduous Hardy and Notes
           
Achillea sp. Yarrow 3' 2' Perennial  
Agastache spp. Wild hyssop 2' 1' Perennial  
Alcea rosea Hollyhock 4' 2' Biennial  
Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly Weed 2' 2' Deciduous  
Aster sp. Aster 3' 3' Perennial  
Catharanthus rosea Madagascar periwinkle 1' 1' Annual  
Centaurea cineraria Dusty Miller 2' 3' Perennial  
Cuphae hyssopifolia Mexican Heather 1' 1.5' Perennial Marginal
Cuphea llavea Bat-faced Cuphea 1.5' 2' Perennial Marginal
Gaura lindheimeri butterfly gaura 3' 2' Perennial  
Helianthus annuus Sunflower 10' 4' Annual  
Justica candicans Red Justica 3' 3' Perennial Marginal
Justica spicigera Desert Honeysuckle 4' 5' Perennial Marginal
Lobularia maritima Sweet Alyssum 0.5 varies Perennial  
Lupinus spp. Texas Bluebonnet 2' 2' Annual  
Mirabilis multiflora Giant Four O'clock 2' 5' Perennial  
Monarda fistulosa var. menthifolia Beebalm or Bergamot 3' 2' Perennial  
Monarda spp. Horsemint 2' 1' Annual  
Nierembergia hippomanica Cup Flower 1' 1.5' Perennial  
Oenothera missouriensis Missouri Evening Primrose 1' 3' Perennial  
Phlox spp. Phlox 1.5' 1.5' Perennial  
Plumbago scandens White Plumbago 3' 3' Perennial  
Plumbago auriculata Cape Plumbago 3 3 Deciduous  
Salvia leucantha Mexican Sage 4' 3' Perennial  
Tagetes erecta African Marigold 3' 3' Annual  
Tagetes lemmoni Mountain Marigold 3' 3' Perennial-dedicuous  
Tropaeolum spp. Nasturtium 1' 2' Annual  
Zephryanthes spp. White Rain Lily 1' .5' Perennial  
Zinnia spp. Common Zinnia 2' 1' Annual  

Ornamentals for Far West Texas Index