Creosote Bush (Larrea tridentata)
The Creosote Bush is native to the Sonora Desert and abundant across the Valley. Dark green foliage covers this tough selection and stays on the plant year round.Yellow flowers in the Spring contrast well in any landscape and is at home in the most extreme conditions.
The oil rich foliage releases a strong but pleasant fragrance when the air is moist and warm. Great for screening large areas, softening a desert landscape and along borders.
Hardiest of native desert shrubs
Medium to large mounded shrub
Abundant small yellow flowers in spring
The source of ‘Desert Rain’ scent