When you visit a nursery, do you wonder which plants are drought tolerant as opposed to those who will wilt if not given enough water?
There are a few different traits that many drought tolerant plants share. For example, did you know that small leaves and gray foliage can be signs that a plant may be drought tolerant?
I recently shared several traits to look for when shopping for drought tolerant plants for Houzz.com
I hope this article will help you to create a beautiful, drought tolerant garden!
|White Gaura (Gaura lindheimeri)|
|Blackfoot Daisy (Melampodium leucanthum)|
|Angelita Daisy / Perky Sue (Tetraneuris acaulis – formerly Hymenoxys)|
|Tufted Evening Primrose (Oenothera caespitosa)|
|Damianita (Chrysactinia mexicana)|
|Trailing Lantana (Lantana montevidensis)|
A few years ago, while visiting my sister in the Palm Springs area in California, we visited the Living Desert Museum. This is a combination botanical garden and zoo.
I strongly encourage you to be a trendsetter in your neighborhood by planting this lovely shrub in your garden!