- E - Plants designated as low or moderate water use on the El Paso County Suggested Plant List are indicated as "E".
- L - Plants designated as low or moderate water use on the Las Cruces Plant List will be indicated as "L".
- H = High water use. Either large volumes or frequent application of water is needed throughout the life of the plant; weekly or more often during peak summer months.
- M = Moderate water use. Some supplemental water is needed throughout the life of the plant; at least twice monthly during peak summer months once established.
- L = Low water use. Able to survive once established without supplemental water; water needed at least once a month for plants to look their best.
- Suitable for any soil unless specific one listed.
- Plants with high pollen production are indicated as "P"
|Scientific name||Common name||Water||Height||Sunlight||Soil|
|Allium caeruleum, cernuum, christophii, karataviense,schoenoprasum, sphaerocephalum,tuberosum - L||Flowering Onions||M/H||12-24"||Full|
|Crocus spp. - L||Crocus||L/M||to 4"'||Full|
|Fritillaria imperialis||Crown Imperial||M/H||to 4"||Part/Full|
|Ipheion uniflorum||Starflower||M||6 to 8"|
|Galanthus||Snowdrop||M||4 to 9"|
|Muscari armeniacum||Grape Hyacinth||M||4 to 8"||Partial|
|Narcissus - L||Daffodil||M||to 18"||Part/Full|
|Scilla siberica||Siberian Squill||M||to 6"||Shade/Part|
|Tulipa spp. - L||Tulips||M||6 to 35"||Partial|