All salvias, including Salvia spathacea (Hummingbird sage) are on the L. MWD list of fire resistant California friendly plants. There are differences of opinion with salvias, so be sure to check with the opinions of your local fire department.
This fragrant, unique beauty boasts dark, coppery purple foliage and long, stout-flowering spikes with white blossoms. It thrives in partial shade and is a great addition to your woodland garden. (Actaea simplex) bugbane is its common name.
Rice paper plant (Tetrapanax papyriferus ‘Steroidal Giant’)
Love these hens and chicks. Whether they're low and sleek or tall and blousy, groundcover plants do just what they say they will. Dependable and hardworking, these plants solve many landscape problems.