Home gardeners looking for bold, easy-care yards have a new option for landscaping—the Desert Escape collection from Costa Farms.
The new Desert Escape collection includes a variety of bold, no-fuss
cacti and succulents ideal for consumers who seek attractive,
low-maintenance landscapes. Desert Escape cacti and succulents, once established, are extremely drought tolerant and typically don’t require pruning or other maintenance.
In addition to being easy, Desert Escape cacti and succulents
add a trendy, modern look to yards thanks to their fun colors and
dramatic textures. The plants are an interesting alternative for consumers who are looking
for something a little different than standard petunias or geraniums.
To assure consumers get what they need, Costa Farms offers Desert Escape
cacti and succulents in a range of pot sizes and price points,
including 306 packs, 1-quart, 2.5-quart, 3-quart and 2-gallon pots.
Varieties include flamboyant desert rose (with striking red, pink or
white flowers), low-growing echeverias and aloes, and upright cacti.
Consumers can also use Desert Escape cacti and succulents in container
gardens to create no-fuss plantings that will survive summer heat with
minimal watering. Desert Escape cacti and succulents are lovely in
terra-cotta pots, as well as brightly colored glazes such as blue and
The Desert Escape collection will be available at the garden centers of
home-improvement centers and mass merchandisers in the US and Canada.
About Costa Farms: Costa Farms is the largest
producer of ornamental plants in the world. Founded in 1961 by Jose
Costa, Costa Farms is a third-generation, family-owned business that
globally stretches over 3,500 acres and employs 4,000 people. Along with
thriving indoor and bedding plant divisions, Costa Farms operates
merchandising and young-plant production divisions as part of its
infrastructure, with operations domestically in South Florida and North
and South Carolina, and abroad in the Dominican Republic and Far East.