6 Fabulous Plants for your Desert Garden

Add texture and color to your desert garden with these great plants

Agave PlantsAgave

From small to large agave plants, SummerWinds Nursery has over 20 agave varieties to to choose from.  In colors ranging from silvery, earthy greens to bright and bluish greens, we're sure to have Agave plants you'll love!

Aloe Plants





Did you know that there are many aloe varieties? These versitile succulents can be grown in your garden landscape or in pots. Some varieties have teeth or thorns, while others have tall-growing colorful blooms.

Bougainvillea Colors




Bougainvillea vines provide a wonderful pop of color in your garden or on your deck or patio. Choose from a wide variety of colors, including white, yellow, pink, orange, red and purple.

Euphorbia Rigida Plant



Euphorbia rigida

This herbaceous perennial grows 1-2 feet tall and 2-3 feet wide. Showy green blooms with chartreuse-yello bracts bloom from April to June. Foliage turns to beautiful red-bronze tones in the fall. Enjoys full sun, is deer resistant and drought-tolerant once established. Also known as gopher spurge or upright myrtle spurge.

Hibiscus Varieties



This flowering shrub is available in rainbow of stunning colors. Available in perennial varieties and can be grown as a shrub or small patio tree.


Lantana Colors




There are many types of lantana available, from dwarf plant forms to trailing, bushy and popcorn varieties. Lantana comes in a wide range of colors and is enjoyed by bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. They enjoy full sun and are drought-tolerant once established.


Questions? Stop by your local SummerWinds Garden and speak with one of our Trusted Garden Advisors to learn more.

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