Melaleuca thymifolia, known as the thyme honey-myrtle is a common Australian plant found in coastal areas, often in heathland, woodland and swampy edges. Growing on sandstone or clay based soils. A fragrant shrub around 1 metre high, with corky bark and slender wiry stems. This plant is often noticed in spring, with attractive violet or purple flowers with feathery claws
dodonea viscosa - green hopseed bush. Arizona native fast growing up to 12-15' with irrigation. Less water will constrain growth, if desired. Evergreen. Drought tolerant, does well in hot locations. Cold hardy to 15 degrees. 8-10 feet wide.