This is the best time to plant. If you are putting off landscaping projects, do it now because the warm soil and upcoming winter rains help plants get established.
- Japanese maples
- fig trees
- large camellias
- crape myrtle, gingko
- sweet peas
- dwarf pomegranate
- Pacific wax myrtle.
For a Mediterranean look, try flax, phormium or pink fountain grass.
Mulch around plants to help them retain moisture with a product like Sloat Garden Center's Forest Mulch Plus.
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