Julie J

Drought resistant flowers

Bee balm and Stella D'oro Lillies, both doing well in the very dry flower beds this year!
Bee Balm
Bee balm and Stella D'oro Lillies

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  • Annie Doherty
    on Aug 21, 2016

    Monarda, I thought it was a Verbena is it from the same family do you know? Thank you.

    • Julie J
      on Sep 5, 2016

      Hi @Anne Doherty -- I don't think they are in the same family. Monarda/bee balm is a mint. But I love verbena too! Let me know if you find out.

    • Annie Doherty
      on Sep 6, 2016

      I will do Julie, both these plants are gorgeous I love the colours :)

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  • Erica Glasener
    on Jun 13, 2012

    good choices for tough plants that bloom too.

  • Julie J
    on Jun 22, 2012

    Thanks, everyone! My sweet mom instilled a love of gardening in me at a young age. She's now in her 70's and we still make yearly treks to the greenhouses to ooh and ahh over all the choices. She always says "a house just looks better with a few flowers"!

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