Not sure how many times we can say "must have", but giant chalk dudyleya (Dudleya x brittoni) is a must-have. This is another native featured at this weekend's CA natives sales on Sun 10-4 for everyone and Sat 9-11 members only.
This is the best time to put them in your garden, even though it is a succulent! They provide endless rewards with their unfolding beauty, extremely low water needs, and ability to produce more of themselves quite easily. Our wonderful Tuesday volunteers did, and they'll show you how when you become one of them. Oh, and they can even survive nibbling by squirrels (trust me...). We happen to have several natural hybrids, like the one shown here, so surprise yourself. ... See MoreSee Less