Drought Tolerant Gardening

From drought gardening advice to recommendations on the best drought resistant flowers, make the most of the dry conditions in your backyard with these expert tips.

5 Attractive Drought-Tolerant Shrubs for Your Garden

Here are five of our favorite drought-tolerant shrubs you should consider adding to your yard, to conserve water and add beauty.

Drought Resistant Trees and Plants to Grow for Birds

Be water wise and attract more birds to your yard by planting drought resistant trees and plants for food and...


Succulent Christmas Trees Are the CUTEST Christmas Decoration—Here’s Where to Find One

If you aren't in the Christmas spirit just yet, these succulent Christmas trees will get you there fast.


Top 10 Colorful Succulents You Should Grow

These easy-care colorful succulents will surprise you with their vibrant displays of sun-drenched yellows, reds, oranges and more.


Bring the Beach to Your Garden with a Rare Dolphin Succulent

Swim right over to this dolphin succulent plant. These dolphin succulents will make a splash with your other favorite houseplants.

Growing Tips: Mother of Thousands Succulent Plant

Learn if the mother of thousands plant is a good choice to add to your outdoor garden. You can also...


Grow Autumn Fire Sedum for Late Season Color

Learn how to grow and care of Autumn Fire sedum. Enjoy this fall flower's seasonal color, wildlife benefits and year-round...

10 Ways to Conserve Water in the Garden

When rain is scarce, gardeners need ways to conserve water. Follow these simple tips to use water smartly and still...


Top 15 Drought-Tolerant Plants That Can Handle Dry Weather

Even when the rain stops, these drought-tolerant plants keep going strong. They’ll survive dry conditions while adding color and texture...


Top 10 Heat-Tolerant Plants

Summer sizzles, and so do these beautiful blooms! Choose from these top heat-tolerant plants for your summer flower garden.


Drought-Tolerant Blackfoot Daisy Can Take the Heat

Native to the southwest, blackfoot daisy loves hot, dry conditions. Grow this gorgeous flower in the sunniest spot you have...

How to Grow and Care for Haworthia Succulents

One of the easiest indoors plants to grow and care for, haworthia succulents boast unique spiked foliage with green and...



When Is the Best Time to Water Plants?

Water sustains not only us but our gardens. Make sure to water your garden efficiently and effectively, starting at the...


Expert Tips for Growing a Drought Tolerant Garden

You can still have a gorgeous garden even when rainfall is scarce. Follow this expert advice to grow a drought...


7 Surprising Facts About Succulents

Get to know succulents with these fun facts.

The Pros and Cons of Crown of Thorns

Crown of Thorns is easy to grow indoors and out. But there are few caveats to be aware of before...


Let’s Talk About Painted Succulents

The bright colors will catch your eye, but what are you really getting when you buy painted succulents?


How Straw-Bale Gardening Works

Try this smart and easy way to grow veggies.


What’s Wrong With My Succulent?

Five quick fixes and troubleshooting tips for succulent growers.


How to Easily Grow Succulents Indoors

Even superstar plants need a little TLC. Here's how to grow them with ease.


Growing Kalanchoe Indoors and Out

A popular houseplant, kalanchoe boasts long-lasting flowers and interesting foliage. Get tips for growing kalanchoe indoors and out.


Desert Rose (Adenium obesum)

The striking flowers of Desert Rose are reason enough to grow this succulent indoors or out, but the stem adds...


Drought-Tolerant Landscaping Tips

Drought-tolerant landscaping, also known as xeriscaping, can be colorful and interesting. Get some tips to make the most of it.

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How to Grow a Drought Tolerant Rosemary Shrub

A rosemary shrub isn't just for cooking—rosemary is also a great ornamental plant that does well in the landscape, including...


4 Drought-Tolerant Flowering Shrubs for Southern Gardens

If you think drought tolerant means boring, here are four drought tolerant flowering shrubs you'll want to add to the...


Drought Tolerant Agave Make Great Container Plants

The spiky leaves of agave make it a popular drought tolerant plant. What's more - it makes a great container...


Drought-Tolerant Butterfly Vine

Need a drought-tolerant, heat-tolerant vine for your flower garden? Butterfly vine might be the answer.


5 Flowering Drought-Tolerant Ground Cover Plants

Replace your thirsty ground covers with these flowering, drought-tolerant plants that are sure to add beauty to your garden while...


Drought Tolerant Succulent Superstars

Discover what makes these drought-tolerant beauties the hottest thing in horticulture.