12 drought-tolerant plants that can take the heat.

12 drought-tolerant plants that can take the heat Aeonium arboreum ?Zwartkop’. This cultivar of the more common green-leafed species has dark reddish-purple leaves that sometimes look black. It grows up to 6 feet tall and wide and is easy to propagate from cuttings. Agave guiengola. Not easy to find, but it’s worth seeking out. Its […]

horsetail

If you’re looking for a water plant that’s unique and unusual, and you don’t mind a bit of a challenge, then take a look at horsetail (Equisetum hyemale, also known as scouring rush). With its stiff, hollow, bamboo-like green stalks, E. hyemale adds an exotic note to any water or bog garden. This evergreen perennial […]