May 2016

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Native Plants: perennials, shrubs, and trees

closeup of flowers of brittlebush blooming at Academy Village

brittlebush

flower of chuparosa blooming at Academy Village

chuparosa

ocotillo blooming at Academy Village

ocotillo

desert ironwood blooming at Academy Village

desert ironwood

creosote

creosote

Sonoran prickly poppy blooming at Academy Village

Sonoran prickly poppy

bahia blooming at Academy Village

bahia

Arizona rosewood blooming at Academy Village

Arizona rosewood

desert globemallow

desert globemallow

blue palo verde blooming at Academy Village

blue palo verde

desert zinnia blooming at Academy Village

desert zinnia

kidneywood blooming at Academy Village

kidneywood

fleabane

fleabane

desert penstemon blooming at Academy Village

desert penstemon

whitestem paperflower blooming at Academy Village

paperflower

Goodding verbena blooming at Academy Village

Goodding verbena

native fairy duster blooming at Academy Village

fairy duster

blue gilia blooming at Academy Village

blue gilia

flower of desert marigold blooming at Academy Village

desert marigold

golden dyssodia blooming at Academy Village

golden dyssodia

Soaptree yucca Blooming at Academy Village

soaptree yucca

Non-Native Plants: plants used in landscapes

bottlebrush

bottlebrush

red yucca blooming at Academy Village

red yucca

sweet acacia blooming at Academy Village

sweet acacia

autumn sage blooming at Academy Village

autumn sage

silver spurge blooming at Academy Village

silver spurge

damianita blooming at Academy Village

damianita

trailing lantana blooming at Academy Village

trailing lantana

Invasive or Weedy Plants: both non-native and native

redstem filaree non-native that spreads

redstem filaree
non-native that spreads

Malta starthistle blooming at Academy Village

INVASIVE!
Malta starthistle