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New Mexico State University

Demonstration Garden - Casita
Area Lead: Kimberli Tanner
Description: The area around the Casita was designed to illustrate a fire defensible landscape and water harvesting techniques. There is a small fescue turf area anchored by a shade tree. The Austrian Pines are far enough away to not be a fire hazard. Flower beds
Plant List:
AgastacheAva_HB Mint_CG.jpgAgastache Ava Ava Hummingbird Mint 
Coming SoonAjuga reptans "Mahogony" Mahogany Bugleweed -- Ajuga 
Coming SoonAlchemilla erythropoda Ladys Mantle Dwarf 
Coming SoonAmelanchier canadensis Serviceberry, Shadblow 
calendulaDouble903.jpgCalendula Pot Marigold 
CaraganaSiberianPeashrub301Peapods8647.jpgCaragana arborescens Siberan Peashrub 
402_08-12_9715.jpgCaryopteris X clandonensis Blue Mist Spirea 
PlumbagoCe_516.jpgCeratostigma plumaginoides Plumbago 
ClematisJackmanii843.jpgClematis "jackmanii" Clematis Jackmanii 
KansasHawthornBerries114.jpgCrataegus cocciniodes Kansas Hawthorn 
Joe-Pye_Weed_9930.jpgEupatorium fistulosum Joe Pye Weed 
Euphorbiapolychroma837.jpgEuphorbia polychroma Cushion Spurge 
875GaliumSweetWoodruff.jpgGalium odoratum Sweet Woodruff 
GeraniumJohnsonBlue739.jpgGeranium "Johnson Blue" Geranium "Johnson Blue" 
Helianthemum741bloom.jpgHelianthemum nummularium "Wisley Pink" Rock Rose "Wisley Pink" 
MitchamGreyLavender-601-5460.jpgLavendula angustifolia Lavender "Mitcham Grey" "Hidcote" "Grosso" "Provence" "Munstead" 
Coming SoonLonicera periclymenum "Winchester" Honeysuckle winchester 
710_07-09_8909.jpgNepeta sp Catmint 
RedRocksPenstemon791.jpgPenstemon mexicali "Red Rocks" Penstemon "Red Rocks" 
795_07-12_9184.jpgPetalostemum purpureum Prairie Clover 
Ribbon_grass_200706.jpgPhalaris arundinacea Feesey Ribbon Grass 
PhysocarpusDiabloNinebark302seedhead.jpgPhysocarpus opulifolius "Diablo" Purple Ninebark "Diablo" 
PineAustrian113.jpgPinus nigra Austrian Pine 
QuercusSawtoothOak119.jpgQuercus acutissima Sawtooth Oak 
MexicanHat-870-5753.jpgRatibida columnifera Prairie Coneflower Mexican Hat 
StaghornSumac444.jpgRhus typhina Staghorn Sumac 
GoldenCurrant315.jpgRibes aureum Golden Currant 
Coming SoonSantolina chamaecyparissus Gray Santolina 
Scrophularia798.jpgScrophularia macrantha Redbirds in a Tree 
SpireaNeonFlash300bloom.jpgSpirea japonica Neon Flash spirea 
NewEnglandAsterPurpleDomeBloom733.jpgSymphyotrichum novae-angliae "Purple Dome" Aster "Purple Dome", New England Purple Aster 
Coming SoonTeucrium chamaedrys prostratum Creeping Germander 
115_08-20_0287.jpgZiziphus zizyphus Jujube tree