Plants in a Garden

5 Drought Tolerant Plants

Plants need water to thrive, but did you know there are many drought-tolerant plants perfect for higher temperatures and dryer climates? Keep reading to find out 5 of the greatest drought-tolerant plants.

1. Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea is easy to grow and one of the greatest drought tolerant plants!

2. Portulaca

Portulaca has thick succulent leaves that allow them to survive for a long time without water. They come in a variety of colors and require warmth to thrive.

3. Verbena

Verbena is great if you live in an area with extreme heat. They are known to grow rapidly in high-temperature climates with little water.

4. Wallflower

Wallflowers are known for their beautiful colors, but are also drought tolerant! Wallflowers thrive best in a sunny or partially shaded place!

5. Sage

Sage is great because it has low watering requirements. Be careful with much watering at all because overwatering can kill the plant quickly.

There are many, many more drought-tolerant plants you can consider to plant in your garden. The 5 above are just a starting point. Be sure to do your research!