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2018 Plant Sale Details

2018 Plant List

Please explore our inventory below which may experience additional updates prior to the start of the sale. You can use the sort and print features to generate your shopping list. Select the Camera icon to perform a Google search for images and information on many of these plants.

Select the Caresheet icon to view the Plant Care Sheet. These sheets have been compiled by the Desert Museum Botany Department. In some cases, plant care information from Mountain States Wholesale Nursery has been used to supplement the museum's own knowledge base.

As always, the region’s #1 botany experts will be on hand to answer questions and offer advice to aid your shopping. Proceeds from the sale support our important Desert Museum’s mission. Please bring your empty 1-gallon nursery pots to recycle for next year’s sale.

Last update: 08-30-2018

Butterfly Gardens Butterfly Gardens
Spring Flowers
Tucson Revegetation < 4500'
Hummingbird Gardens Hummingbird Gardens
Summer Flowers
Takes Light Shade
Tortoise Food Tortoise Food
Fall Flowers
Hardy 15° to 22°F
Bee Gardens Bees
Winter Flowers
Patio Pots
Bat Gardens Bats
Bird Cover/Food
Moth Gardens
Ethnobotany Ethnobotany

Filtered by: Hummingbird Gardens (See All)

Common Name Botanical Name Form Purpose
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Arizona agaveAgave arizonicaSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBeesBats
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon 'Red Cow' agaveAgave colorata × bovicornutaSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBeesBats
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Desert agaveAgave deserti var. simplexSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBeesBatsEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Twin-flowered agaveAgave geminifloraSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Parry agaveAgave parryi var. truncataSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBeesBatsEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon ShindaggerAgave schottiiSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon MagueyAgave subsimplexSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBeesBatsEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Agave univitata variegataSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBeesBats
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Octopus agaveAgave vilmorinianaSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Flame bushAnisacanthus quadrifidusMedium shrub Hummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Baja Red queen's wreathAntigonon leptopus Vine Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Red bird-of-paradiseCaesalpinia pulcherrimaMedium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Baja fairy dusterCalliandra californicaMedium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Fairy dusterCalliandra eriophyllaSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Desert willowChilopsis linearisTree Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Candle cactusCleistocactus candelillaSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Hybrid silver torchCleistocactus hyalacanthus ×Succulent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Texas oliveCordia boissieriTree Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Arizona foldwingDicliptera resupinataPerennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Desert fuschiaEpilobium canumPerennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise FoodEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Southwest coral beanErythrina flabelliformisMedium shrub Hummingbird GardensEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Coral beanErythrina _bidweliiMedium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Yellow bird-of-paradiseErythrostemon gilliesiiMedium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon White spurgeEuphorbia xantiSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Mexican tree ocotilloFouquieria macdougaliiSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Mexican bottle treeFouquieria purpusiiSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Ocotillo Fouquieria splendensSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Texas firecracker bushHamelia patens Medium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Brake Lights® crimson yuccaHesperaloe ×Succulent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon 'Buttercup' hesperaloeHesperaloe ×Succulent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Pink Parade®Hesperaloe ×Succulent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Night-blooming hesperaloeHesperaloe nocturnaSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Desert Flamenco®Hesperaloe parvifloraSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Red hesperaloeHesperaloe parviflora Succulent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Desert lavenderHyptis (albida) emoryiLarge shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Tree morning gloryIpomoea arborescensSmall tree Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Red chuparrosaJusticia californicaMedium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensTortoise FoodEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Red jacobiniaJusticia candicansSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Mexican honeysuckleJusticia spicigeraSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Hummingbird pincushion cactusMammillaria poselgeriSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Snake cactusMorengaya pensilisSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Hummingbird nopalNopalaea karwinskianaSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Scarlet bee blossomOenothera suffrutescensPerennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Tall slipper plantPedilanthus bracteatusSucculent/semisucculent Hummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Slipper flowerPedilanthus macrocarpus Succulent/semisucculent Hummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Firecracker penstemonPenstemon eatoniiPerennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Superb penstemonPenstemon superbusPerennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Lavender spicePoliomintha maderensisSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Longneck RuelRuellia nudifloraPerennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Desert ruelliaRuellia peninsularisMedium shrub Hummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon St. Elmo's FireTM Red firecracker plantRusselia × Medium shrub Hummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Coral fountainRusselia equisetiformisSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon White sageSalvia apianaMedium shrub Hummingbird GardensBeesEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Chaparral sageSalvia clevelandiiMedium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Red autumn sageSalvia greggiiSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Purple autumn sageSalvia greggii ×Small shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Salvia 'Pozo Blue'Salvia leucophylla × S. clevelandiiMedium shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon PP# 21411 'Ultra Violet' canyon sageSalvia lycoides ×Perennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Mohave sageSalvia mohavensisSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon 'May Night' sageSalvia nemarosaSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Rose sageSalvia pachyphyllaSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon West Texas grass sageSalvia reptansSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBees
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Scallopleaf sageSalvia vaseyiSmall shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesEthnobotany
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Texas betonyStachys coccineaPerennial Butterfly GardensHummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon 'Orange Jubilee'Tecoma ×Large shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Crimson Flare® tecomaTecoma × Large shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Solar Flare+C129 orange tecomaTecoma × Large shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Orange bellsTecoma garochaLarge shrub Butterfly GardensHummingbird GardensBeesTortoise Food
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Alamos air plantTillandsia elizabethaePerennial Hummingbird Gardens
Plant Care Sheet Camera icon Sonoran air plantTillandsia exsertaPerennial Hummingbird Gardens
Common Name Botanical Name Form Purpose
Butterfly Gardens Butterfly Gardens
Spring Flowers
Tucson Revegetation < 4500'
Hummingbird Gardens Hummingbird Gardens
Summer Flowers
Takes Light Shade
Tortoise Food Tortoise Food
Fall Flowers
Hardy 15° to 22°F
Bee Gardens Bees
Winter Flowers
Patio Pots
Bat Gardens Bats
Bird Cover/Food
Moth Gardens
Ethnobotany Ethnobotany
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