Rhododendron campylogynum
Larry Thomas' Terrace Watercolor
Tufa with Saxes and Moss
Strawberry Planter
Larry Thomas
Campanula sp.
Terrace in Winter
Collection of Long Toms
Dracocephalum multicaule
Jovibarba heuffelii
Iberis sayana
Erythronium 'Pagoda'
Onosma caerulescens and Penstemon uintahensis
Lower Sand Bed
Zauschneria californica v etteri
Oxytropis multiceps
Sedum cauticola
Genista depressa
Phlox douglasii
Phlox subulata 'Betty'
Potentilla davurica v mandschurica
Driveway Ledges
Stream Garden
Douglasia montana
Crevice Garden
Paeonia mlokosewitschii
Penstemon davidsonii
Acantholimon saxifragiforme
Scent Garden
Safron Crocus
Lavender Colchicum
Asclepias syriaca
Butterfly Garden
Opuntia humifusa
Delosperma nubigenum

Latest Plant of the Month

Veronica fruticans

Description and General Information:

Rock speedwell or Veronica fruticans, is a low, creeping sub-shrub with small, shiny, spoon-shaped to oval leaves and spikes of intense blue flowers.  Plants are semi-evergreen and can reach 5-10 cm. high.  It is native to the mountains of Europe from Scandinavia, Iceland south to Spain and east to Greece.


This species prefers full sun and well-drained soil.  It is tolerant of poor soils and is not fussy about the soil pH. It is listed as hardy from zones 5-8.

Blooming Period:

Mid-spring to early summer.


Seeds, division and cuttings. While they may be propagated...