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Thinking Drought Resistant,...add Your Favorite Plant...

09.13.14
Here at Flea Market Gardening, the topic came up on gardening in hot dry weather typical of summer conditions in much of the US. This is a gardening question endlessly discussed by those who live in really hot dry climates as well as areas that have just freak hot spells that devastate their gardens. So many of us are spending the months of July and August just trying to keep their plant babies alive. So,…What are the BEST garden plants in YOUR garden,…the best survivors and performers in the ‘time of hot and dry.’

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  • Douglas Hunt
    Douglas Hunt New Smyrna Beach, FL
    Bulbine frutescens is a great plant for hot and dry.
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  • Barb Rosen
    Barb Rosen Wilmington, DE
    Crocosmia "Lucifer" and Sedum "Vera Jameson" take the heat and high humidity of our Delaware summers and still look spectacular!
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  • Alexandra Arena
    Alexandra Arena Forest Hills, NY
    Beautiful & informative post, Flea Market Gardening!
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  • Sensible Gardening and Living
    Nepeta, lavender, rudbechia and baby's breath to name just a few.
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  • Cynthia B
    Cynthia B Sebastian, FL
    Great Topic!
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  • Flea Market Gardening
    Thanks to those of you who named or showed a plant! Gives us more ideas to try. ~~ Sue
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  • Tina @ Repurposed Life
    Flea Market Gardening When the heat kicks in here Oklahoma, Angelonia and lantana flourish.
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  • Void Strongvillage
    Void Strongvillage New York, NY
    Hostas, day lilly, knapweed, rose of sharon, pink clover, rose campion, common rue, ox eye daisy, and cosmos; I've had luck with all of these.
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