The Q&A Archives: cold coastal climate

Question: We just moved to Marina, California. The climate is cold (50s)and foggy most of the time. What kind of plants/ flowers/ fruit/ shrubs are suitable for this type of climate as well as are low water consumption? Thanks so much.

Answer: Your climate is very much like that of San Francisco and the rest of the Bay Area. Here's a website with lists of suitable plants:

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