Wedelia trilobata is native to the northern part of South America and the West Indies. It is a creeping evergreen perennial that roots at the leaf nodes and spreads widely. The leaves are ovate and usually 3 lobed. The flower is a yellow daisy-like flower that is approximately 1 inch across. The plant makes an [...]
This plant is a orange flowering Tecoma that is very similar in looks to Tecoma stans Yellow Bells. Tecoma ‘Orange Star’ is an evergreen and can reach 12′ tall with a 6′ spread at maturity.
Tecoma stans ‘Gold Star’ has a very long flowering season, from early summer to late fall. This is a shrub or small tree that reaches 15-20 feet in height and can be pruned heavily after flowering to keep it compact . The flowers are bright yellow in color, 2 inches long with trumpet shape and [...]
Native to Mexico, Russelia equisetiformis produces thin wiry-like foliage and scarlet to coral tubular flowers from Spring until Fall. Great for containers or for spilling over walls, much like a fountain this plant is great for producing movement in the garden. Coral Fountain grows best in a well-drained soil and in full sun to partial [...]
Quisqualis indica is a evergreen (in warmer climates) creeping shrub that can reach as much as 70 feet in tropical climates. Rangoon Creeper flowers throughout the summer with fragrant blossoms (especially at night) that open white, darken to pink and eventually red. This plant needs support for growing and is very useful in covering fences, [...]
Philodendron selloum is from Brazil and is a large tree-like shrub. It usually has a single, erect stem. The leaves reflect and can reach to as much as 3 feet in length. The leaves are heavily lobed, dark green, and glossy. Philodendron produces white flowers but they are somewhat insignificant and the plant is mainly [...]
This is a shrub native to tropical regions of Mexico and Cuba and also to the Gulf States in the U.S. This includes Texas where it can be found in the Rio Grande Plains and the Southern portion of the Edward’s Plateau. Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondii has flowers that are similar to those of Hibiscus [...]