The Q&A Archives: Flowers and Shurbs

Question: We had very little rain last summer. I must replace shrubs and flowers. What should I plant? Are there any flowers and shrubs that are drought resistant and will survive the cold winter(s). Thanks for your help.

Answer: Frankye,

I apologize for this delayed reply to your gardening question. The spring rush has brought a deluge of questions and we are working hard to catch up!

There are a multitude of great plants to consider for your area. I would suggest you visit your County Extension Office for some free publications on plants for your area. Their contact info is:
800 Second Avenue N.
Suite 3
Nashville, TN 37201-1083
(615) 862-5995

The following web site may also be helpful:

Thanks for the question. Best wishes for a wonderful gardening season. Please stop in again soon!

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