14 Drought-Tolerant Perennials That Will Look Good, Even Through Dry Spells
When summer heat kicks in, you can rely on these drought-resistant flowering plants to hold their own and still produce beautiful blooms and foliage.
Bergenia 'Winter Glow' Plants
Having large glossy evergreen leaves that turn rosy red in winter, Bergenia 'Winter Glow', is a top choice for year round color. The sturdy bloom stalks are topped in spring with a heavy flush of magenta blooms. In summer the round leaves are a deep green. In mild climates the blooms may appear again in fall. Then,
Thyme 'Pink Chintz'
Creeping Thyme, Thymus praecox 'Pink Chintz', will fill your senses with fragrance and beauty. Red-crimson mounds of summer flowers will form to provide gorgeous groundcover for beds, borders and waterside gardens. Used in containers or above retaining walls, Creeping Thyme 'Pink Chintz' will creep or trail over the edge for...