Welcome sign surrounded by daffodils

Descanso Garden Club

HOME | EVENTS | PLANTS | ARTICLES | RESOURCES | MEMBERSHIP | ABOUT US |

PLANT NAME LIST | COLOR AND SIZE LIST| ROSES | SHRUBS | TREES | VEGETABLE GARDENING |

Herbaceous Plants with White, Pink, Yellow, Orange, Brown or Inconspicuous flowers

Plants are organized by flower color, then size (shortest to tallest).
To find what you need for your garden site: search this list by flower color, size and planting type. Click on the common name for descriptions, pictures and more information about the plant.

 

Plants with Yellow, or White Flowers
Image Common Name Height Plant Type Months in Bloom Features
YELLOW OR ORANGE FLOWERS:
[Photo not available] Echevaria Three inches and up Perennial succulent May-July
[Photo not available] Primrose Up to six inches Perennial February-June
[Photo not available] Daffodil From three to fifteen inches Perennial from bulb Spring
[Photo not available] Calendula Up to thirty inches Annual Summer through fall Reseeds generously
[Photo not available] Lily Up to four feet Herbaceous perennial from bulb July Attracts hummingbirds
[Photo not available] Golden bowl mariposa Up to 40 inches Perennial from bulb Spring California Native
[Photo not available] California poppy Up to two feet Annual Summer California Native
[Photo not available] Alstromeria Up to three feet Upright herbaceous perennial Spring through summer Hummingbird favorite
Occasionally causes skin irritation
[Photo not available] Daylily Up to four feet Upright herbaceous perennial Summer Attracts hummingbirds
BROWN FLOWERS:
[Photo not available] Fritillary Up to twelve inches Perennial growing from bulb Spring
WHITE/PINK FLOWERS:
[Copyright by Carole Dearman Mar,2003] Ipheion Three to six inches Perennial from bulb Spring
[Photo not available] Platystemon Up to six inches Annual Spring California Native
[Photo not available] Colchicum Six to twelve inches Perennial Fall Attracts butterflies
Toxic if eaten,
May cause skin irritation
[Photo not available] Zinnia Six to eighteen inches Annual Summer Attracts butterflies
[Photo not available] Coral Flower
Alum Root
Up to two feet Upright herbaceous perennial April-August
[Photo not available] Calla lily Up to two feet Perennial from bulb Summer
Occasionally causes skin irritation
[Photo not available] Crinum lily Up to five feet Perennial from bulb Summer
Sap may irritate skin
May cause severe indigestion if eaten
[Photo not available] Columbine Up to three feet Upright perennial Spring Hummingbird favorite
Butterfly nectar plant
[Photo not available] Bearded Iris Up to forty inches Upright perennial from rhizome April-June A few rebloom in fall
[Photo not available] Alstromeria Up to three feet Upright herbaceous perennial Spring through summer Hummingbird favorite
Occasionally causes skin irritation
[Photo not available] Foxglove Up to six feet Upright biennial Early summer
Go to the top
HOME | ABOUT US | CONTACT US | SITE MAP