These picks for drought-tolerant plants will thrive on a roof or in an arid ground-
Low-growing flowering shrubs become blankets of color while taller plants can frame entryways with blossoms.
'Neon' Showy Stonecrop (Sedum spectabile 'Neon') Showy stonecrop is a crowd-pleaser and a reliable favorite for drought-tolerant color. 'Neon' pumps up the pink with magenta infused blooms atop sturdy 2-foot stems. Leaves turn a bright gold in fall as plants near the end of their flowering cycle.
A Starter List of Plants for the Gardener Who Doesn't Like to Water. It thrives in average to poor soil and is drought tolerant once established.. Agaves typically flower only once every 15-25 years and the main crown dies after blooming. 5.
Hundreds of low–water-use plants are available that vary in color, texture, form,. producing vibrant flowers in many hues, the Aloe plant is generally known for.