The Q&A Archives: Summer Desert Plants

Question: Which plants are the best to plant during the hot
summer months ?

Answer: Arizona native plants can usually be planted during the summer months. Other hardy plants include Caesalpinia pulcherrima (Red Bird Of Paradise), Calliandra californica
(Baja Ruby Fairy Duster), Larrea tridentata (Creosote Bush), Tecoma garrocha (Orange Bells), Hyptis emoryi (Desert Lavender), Leucophyllum frutescens (Texas Sage),
Viguiera deltoidea var. parishii (Golden Eye), and Nerium oleander (Oleander).

Good luck with your plantings!

« Click to go to the homepage

» Ask a question of your own

Q&A Library Searching Tips

  • When singular and plural spellings differ, as in peony and peonies, try both.
  • Search terms are not case sensitive.

Today's site banner is by Fleur569 and is called "Shamrock Zinfandel"