Possumhaw is a true holly, but one that loses its leaves in the winter.
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For many people, the thought of grass in the “flower bed” is anathema. For others, any mention of grass for landscaping brings to mind pampas grass, a commonly used exotic.
The bright-red flower of Turk’s cap is not the regular “mallow-like” open five-petal bloom.
As its common name “esperanza” (Spanish for “hope”) seems to suggest, Tecoma stans is our great hope for showy flowers during the heat of late summer.