If you love the plants that live in a Mediterranean climate (rosemary, lavendar, clematis, etc.) be sure to visit the website designed specifically for them by Sean A. O'Hara.
Rosemary in bloom - Tulsa Garden Center
O'Hara says on the site, "The world's mediterranean climate regions are distinctly
different from other, summer rainfall regions. Because they are desirable places
to live, there continues to be a migration to mediterranean climate areas. This
has lead to a number of inappropriate and unsustainable horticultural practices
- transplanted from elsewhere. These pages are meant to help disseminate a clear
understanding of this summer-dry climate and how gardens can be both successful