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Site Legend

  • 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".

Water Requirement:

  • 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.

Soils Suitability:

  • Suitable for any soil unless specific one listed.

Pollen

  • Plants with high pollen production are indicated as "P"
Scientific name Common nameWaterHeightSunlightSoil
Allium caeruleum, cernuum, christophii, karataviense,schoenoprasum, sphaerocephalum,tuberosum - L Flowering OnionsM/H12-24"Full
Crocus spp. - L Crocus L/Mto 4"'Full
Fritillaria imperialis Crown ImperialM/Hto 4"Part/Full
Ipheion uniflorum StarflowerM6 to 8"
Galanthus SnowdropM4 to 9"
Iris spp. Iris
Muscari armeniacum Grape Hyacinth M4 to 8"Partial
Narcissus - L Daffodil Mto 18"Part/Full
Scilla siberica Siberian SquillMto 6"Shade/Part
Tulipa spp. - L TulipsM6 to 35"Partial