"Thanks Joan and Lyn, I appreciate the comments. Jelly Beans is a GREAT name for these, Lyn, how fun! Anything with "bean" in it seems really appropriate, doesn't it? These are one of the few true sedums that survive…"
"Thanks Lyn! I tried to find flowers that sort of reflect the colors and patterns of the pot. I thought the purple with white edges did just the trick. I'm glad you agree! I also like that these petunia blooms aren't…"
"Good eyes, Willis! Believe it or not, ocotillos are even sold here at Home Depot and Lowes, LOL. This one really sulked in several locations until I finally moved it to this spot where it's thrived for five years now, blooming and…"
"Gorgeous agave, Keryn, just gorgeous! It's a King Ferdinand agave, Agave nickelsiae. They're sort of like Queen Victoria agaves, but have the much wider, thicker leaves and that distinctive white striping. Yours is really…"