25 Drought Resistant Perennials - Finding Sea Turtles
Searching for plants that get by with less water like drought resistant perennials? Plants that thrive and still look amazing! Need less frequent waterings
NATIVE EVERLASTING DAISY
The most willing of native wildflowers to spread their seeds far and wide from west to east coast. Easy to germinate and naturalise. Everlasting paper-like flowers dry well but its the excess of pinkish shades of a mass sowing - where it is unforgetable. Our famous everlasting mix. Sufficient seed for 5 square metres.
Desert Gardening in the Southwest -
Desert gardeners face conditions that would challenge any gardener: less than ten inches of rainfall annually; rocky or caliche (clay) soil with few nutrients; extremes of temperature and weather; and, oh, a bit of wind. Desert gardeners reap benefits which gardeners in the north yearn for. Long growing seasons mean active gardening for nine to …
New Zealand Tea Tree (leptospermum scoparium)
Also know as Australian Tea Tree (leptospermum laevigatum), most of the 86 different Leptospermum species make desirable garden plants and are available with white, pink or red flower shades. Cultivars range in size from 3-26 feet, so read labels carefully to avoid extra pruning. Leaves are evergreen and small. Hardiest are L. scoparium, L. lanigerum, L. liversidgei, L. polygalifolium, and L. rupestre, all of which can tolerate temperatures to -18°F; others are sensitive to frost. They…
Scarlet banksia flowers, Banksia coccinea, Fitzgerald River National Park, Australia. anksia coccinea, commonly known as the Scarlet Banksia, Waratah Banksia or Albany Banksia, it is an erect shrub or small tree in the plant genus Banksia.
Scarlet banksia flowers, Banksia coccinea, Fitzgerald River National Park, Australia. anksia coccinea, commonly known as the Scarlet Banksia, Waratah Banksia or Albany Banksia, it is an erect shrub or small tree in the plant genus Banksia. by lolita on Indulgy.com