Matilija Nursery – Specials for YOUR GARDEN!!!!!!
Indian mallow- Abutilon palmeri- 3’x3′ to 4’x4′ flowering shrub- long flowers all year except winter. Beautiful yellow/orange flowers.
Narrow leaf milkweed- Asclepias fascicularis- food for both monarch and queen butterfly caterpillars. Get them in the ground – grow them BIG in time for monarch mating season in fall!
Mexican blue sage- Salvia chamaedryoides- 2′ x 2′ sun to part shade. Long flowering from late winter to early winter. Excellent one for nectar loving creatures like hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies.
Lemmon sage- Salvia lemmonii- These red flowering sage if planted in a sunny spot will flower all year in southern Calif. Size is 4′ x 4′ and will feed lots of wild things like hummingbirds, butterflies, and bees too.
Chocolate daisies- Berlanderia lyrata- 2’x 2′ flowering perennial with flowers that smell like chocolate- not making this up.
Seaside daisy- Erigeron glaucus- pink flowers from spring through the end of fall. Plant in part shade to full sun. Feed both butterflies and bees.
Also, turn in your old nursery pots for credit against purchase – great way to get rid of your trashy old pots and bring home new plants for the garden!!!