The Q&A Archives: drought resistant flowers

Questioner's Location: Studio City, Ca
Date: July 2, 2009

Question: Please give me some names of drought resistant flowers with the most color?
thank you

Answer: Here are some of the most popular drought resistant perennials for your growing region. Asclepias tuberosa - Butterflyweed, Agastache foeniculum - Anise hyssop,
Amsonia spp. - Amsonia, Artemisia spp. - Artemisia, Aster spp. - Asters, Baptisia australis - False blue indigo, Centauria montana - Perennial bachelor?s button,
Coreopsis spp.- Coreopsis, Dianthus spp. - Pinks, Echinacea purpurea - Purple cone flower, Echinops ritro - Globe thistle, Erygium spp. - Sea holly, Euphorbia sp. - Spurge, Gaillardia spp. - Blanket flower, Geranium macchrorhizum - Bigroot geranium,
Helleborus sp. ? Hellebores,Hemerocallis spp. ? Daylily, Hibiscus moscheutos - Common mallow, Iris sibirica - Siberian iris, Lavendula angustifolia -Lavender,
Liatris spp. - Gay feather, Nepeta spp. - Catmint, Paeonia sp. - Peony, Perovskia atriplicifolia - Russian sage, Phlox spp.- Phlox, Rudbeckia spp. - Black-eyed Susan,
Salvia spp. - Sage, Sedum spp. - Sedum, Sempervirens tectorum - Hens and chicks,
Stachys byzantina - Lamb=s ears, Stokesia laevis - Stoke=s aster, Thymus spp. - Thyme, Verbascum spp. - Mullein, and Yucca spp. - Yucca.

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