This page will allow you to search Benny Simpson's database of information and photos of Texas native shrubs. Note that many of the images are copyrighted and may not be reproduced without permission.

Enter the following information for each shrub. Use the specific categories defined.
Photos are currently available for most shrubs, but not all.

Already Know What You're Looking For? Search Using Specific Information:

Common Name:

Scientific Name:




Not Really Sure? Search By Characteristics:

USDA Hardiness Zone:


Flower color:

Fruit characteristics:

Blooming Period:

Leaf Character:

Heat Tolerance:

Water Requirements:

Soil Reaction: