Gold Mop Cypress. Zones 4-8. A ground hugging mound that is truly mop-like, with stringy leaves that color best in full sun. Superior accent plant among other dwarf green conifers. Tailored to rock gardens and slope plantings as well as Asian garden schemes. Evergreen.
Fish Bone Cactus / Rick-Rack Cactus / Zig-Zag Cactus / St. Anthony's Rik-Rak: Selenicereus anthonyanus [Family: Cactaceae] - Native to southern Mexico. It is grown as an ornamental because of its beautiful nocturnal flowers and unusual stems.