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Drought-tolerant plants

Taylor, Jane

Drought-tolerant plants

waterwise gardening for every climate

by Taylor, Jane

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Published by Prentice Hall in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drought-tolerant plants.,
  • Landscape gardening -- Water conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJane Taylor ; foreword by W. George Waters.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB439.8 .T38 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1735167M
    ISBN 100671865005
    LC Control Number92040097
    OCLC/WorldCa27034231

    You can use the drought tolerant landscaping principles in this book to create a beautiful and productive yard. The book is divided into 5 parts. The first 4 offer tips for creating a beautiful, attractive landscape in spite of a lack of water for gardening. The final section lists plants to use in a water-saving garden.   Many drought-tolerant plants will get floppy if they are over-watered. 9. You will have fewer weeds in a xeric garden because they don't get enough water to grow in the summer.

      In "Drought-Tolerant Perennials" - DIY Garden Minute Ep. 97 - keep reading to learn ideas for drought-tolerant plants for your landscape. This episode is meant for any gardener who is looking for heat-tolerant plant ideas. If you're looking to add plants to your landscape, the selection of perennials from Eden Brothers is awesome. Perfume your garden, and your neighbors’ gardens, with the glorious scent of Texas mountain laurel. Come springtime, this evergreen shrub displays numerous spectacular clusters of aromatic purple flowers. The lovely plant is drought tolerant, deer resistant, and easy to grow. Get expert tips and advice now.

    If you live where drought is a frequent fact of life, it's possible to have a lovely garden. Your plant palette is more colorful than you might expect. All of these plants benefit from lean, well-drained conditions, and many will sulk where winters are very wet. Even the most drought-tolerant plants do need some supplemental water to become established, however.   I love traditional plants for a cutting garden such as roses, lilies (Lilium spp. and cvs., Zones 3–9), hydrangeas (Hydrangea spp. and cvs., Zones 4–9), and Peruvian lilies (Alstroemeria spp. and cvs., Zones 7–10).But you can also look beyond the flowers normally available in the cut-flower trade and create beautiful arrangements from drought-tolerant plants.


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