Suggested non-native plants

These plants are not native, but are recommended.

Gaillardia aristata ‘Sunrita’ and ‘Gayla Red Head’ Perennial





The following are recommended by the Dallas Arboretum.

Portulaca grandiflora and Portulaca oleracea – Annual





Ricinus communis ‘Red Giant’ Castor Oil Plant – Annual

Ricinus communis




 The following are recommended by Texas A&M and designated as Texas Superstars. They have been tested in all parts of the state.

Plectranthus scutellariodes ‘Burgundy Sun’, SuperSun ‘Plum Parfait’ Coleus, Annual.






Petunia ‘Tidal Wave Cherry’ and ‘Violet in Profusion’ Annual







Phlox paniculata ‘John Fanick’ and ‘Vistoria’ Perennial

Phlox paniculata





Purslane Annual





Rose ‘Belinda’s Dream’, ‘Knockout’, and ‘Marie Daly’





Salvia leucantha Mexican Bush Sage Perennial

Salvia leucantha





Salvia farinacea ‘Henry Duelberg’ Perennial

Salvia farinacea





Scaevola aemula ‘New Wonder’ annual

Scaevola aemula





Manihot esculenta ‘Variegata’ annual

Manihot esculenta





Verbena X hybrida ‘Blue Princess’ perennial






Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s