Purple chinese houses Collinsia heterophylla var. Quieter roles are taken by the lavender Chinese houses, the blue globe gilia and baby blue eyes, which thrive in partial shade on the mid-slope. Not every plant is easy to collect and sew in a yard. A good list of those available retail can be found on Calscape. The silky, bright yellow blossoms of coastal California poppies make a big statement, together with masses of tidytips. The Habitat Value of YOUR Garden. Before reading works like Sanjay Kabir Bavikatte’s, Stewarding the Earth: Rethinking Property and the Emergence of Biocultural Rights, I wouldn’t have had the language. Native plants are essential ecosystem components and provide habitat for native birds, butterﬂies and other wildlife. In April and May, the annual wildflowers create a joyful riot of color. Photos on PlantID.net / Google Images. ©2010 Calscape; Hummingbird and Cleveland sage (Salvia clevelandii). Add an Observation. round-headed chinese houses: Collinsia multicolor: San Francisco collinsia: Collomia rawsoniana: flaming trumpet: Colubrina californica: Las Animas colubrina: Convolvulus simulans: small-flowered morning-glory: Corallorhiza trifida: northern coralroot: Cordylanthus capitatus: Yakima bird’s-beak: Cordylanthus eremicus ssp. Distribution by County Suggested Citation. Distribution by County Suggested Citation. California’s ﬂoristic province is known as a global hot-spot for its diversity of unique plants and animals. By bringing a little piece of the garden indoors, we get to have a sense of place and seasonality in our homes that other cut flowers just can’t provide. Planting Guide. Some native wildflowers I have found success with (some are even available for sale from most nurseries) include: California poppy, many of the lupines, Chinese houses, blue dicks, tidy tips, and five-spot. Good luck! Spring provides a floriferous feast for bees with a riot of wildflowers, among them: California Poppy (Eschscholzia californica), Tansy-leaved Phacelia (Phacelia tanacetifolia), Blazing Star (Mentzelia lindleyi), Globe Gilia (Gilia capitata), Bird’s Eye Gilia (Gilia tricolor), and the shade-lovingChinese Houses (Collinsia heterophylla) A: Many California native plants are great for arrangements. Add an Observation. Photos on PlantID.net / Google Images. Consortium of California Herbaria 2. Planting Guide. Location Suitability. Consortium of California Herbaria 2. heterophylla, a dicot, is ... Landscape information from Calscape. Purple chinese houses Collinsia heterophylla, a dicot, is an annual herb ... Landscape information from Calscape. A wide variety of native annual wildflowers can be planted by seed in the fall and ready for the vase come spring. Location Suitability.