Butterfly weed
Courtesy of The New York Botanical Garden
«
1 of 11
»
» View All Slides

Designing the Garden

What makes a drought-tolerant plant? Plants have evolved some clever ways of adapting to dry conditions and even extended periods of drought. They are fairly easy to identify if you know what to look for.

And you will be pleased to find that the list of potential candidates is quite long and colorful.

Shown here: butterfly weed (Asclepias)









New on the Web


Around The Web



Bold Style Calendar

Jul
22
Unexpected Focal Point

Make a playful statement in your dining room by painting your table and chairs with a bold color... » See Full Calendar