Oleander is a hedge or small tree common in Phoenix. Its flowers are clustered at the end of its branches. It tolerates and thrives in poor soil and does not need much attention or water. Oleander blooms red, yellow, white, pink or salmon colors in the spring and fall, even longer in mild weather.
This flowering torch hybrid cactus is sold in southwestern and Sonoran Desert nurseries. Most Trichocereus species have a white flower. Hybrids bloom in so many colors, from bright pink, light pink, bright yellow, light yellow, orange, red and more. The flowers open at night and close in the mid afternoon … Read More