Fragrant freesias may not be the first flower that comes to mind when you think of desert gardening, but this perennial can and does grow in the Phoenix area. They are part of the Iris family or Iridaceae. Freesias have a fruity scent and make excellent cut flowers. It is considered the flower of friendship. […]
How to Grow Penstemon in Phoenix
If you’re looking for colorful spring flowers and a low-water usage desert plant than Penstemon is your go-to plant in Phoenix. As a bonus, hummingbirds love Penstemon so it is a must have plant if you want to attract hummingbirds.