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What are colorful plants native to Southern California?

I have an empty flower bed in front of my house. I would like to plant colorful easy to care for flowers native to Southern California where I live. Can you give me some good suggestions. The bed is at the side of the front door. The home is painted ivory with white trim.

Submitted by debbyauerbach



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