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Opuntia humifusa 'North Carolina' is an eastern prickly pear with yellow flowers, red fruit and flat pads with few spines.
Opuntia macrocentra 'Kunzleri' is a Purple Prickly Pear with yellow flowers and bluish pads with spines. Pads take on a pink tint in winter.
Opuntia macrorhiza (Charles B.) has rich, tangerine orange flowers.
This red/black spines selection of Opuntia is a beautiful form with red & black spines on 3" long pads.
Opuntia polyacantha 'Browse Pink' has bi-coloured red and white spines and dark pink flowers with yellow centres.
Opuntia polyacantha 'Citrus Punch' has orange & yellow spines & stunning flowers in apricot orange, copper & plum red.
Opuntia polyacantha 'Crystal Tide' has beautiful oval to diamond shaped, olive green pads with golden and white spines and silver pink flowers.
Opuntia polyacantha 'Imnaha Blue' has nearly spineless, grey-blue pads and soft yellow flowers.
Opuntia polyacantha 'Imnaha Sunset' has round to oval pads with dense, orange spines and yellow flowers with orange centres.
Opuntia polyacantha 'Wasatch Red' is a beautiful reddish-pink flowered form from Wasatch County, Utah at 6000 feet.
Opuntia polyacantha x ericacea 'Golden Globe' is a prickly pear cactus with yellow flowers and shaggy upright pads.
Opuntia utahensis is known as the grizzlybear prickly pear perahps thanks to its copious, long white spines.
Opuntia "Pink and Blue" has bluish pads that flush purple in winter and pink flowers.
A lovely creeping shade ground cover, with dark green, clover-like foliage, marbled with silver on top and burgundy undersides that often remain through a mild winter. This species is native to BC.
Oxalis oregana 'Klamath Ruby' is a special redwood sorrel with darker green leaves with wine red undersides.
Penstemon davidsonii is a lovely little native beard tongue with lavender pink flowers overlain with an iridescent blue.
Penstemon fruticosus is a native beard tongue with large lavender purple flowers on short, spreading mats.
Petasites frigidus 'Golden Palms' is a dramatic, glowing, golden form of our native coltsfoot.
Pacific ninebark (Physocarpus capitatus) is a medium-sized to large shrub with dome shaped clusters of white flowers.
Polypodium scouleri has thick, leathery, shiny, deep green fronds on this rare native fern.
Polystichum munitum, the western sword fern, is a classic West Coast species found commonly in our forests.
Prosartes hookeri (syn. Disporum) is a BC native with pendulous white flowers followed by orange to red berries.
Ribes sanguineum is a critical BC native for the rufous hummingbird who follow its blooms on their northward migration.