Desert Willow. I really want to replace our Crepe Myrtles for this. They are so pretty and fragrant. The ones near my office still had flowers on them all summer long even though we didn't have any rain and had 110 degree heat.

Desert Willow - Species: Chilopsis linearis, Zone: Height: Spread: Light: Sun, Bloom: Pink/Jul-Sep, Utah Native, Notes: Only semi-hardy and may have some die-back during coldest years. Behaves more like a large shrub.

Native plant, the Texas Lilac (Vitex).  They are hardy, drought tolerant, and the butterflies & bees love them.

Texas Lilac ~ Vitex Blooms all summer long. Can be grown as a shrub but looks better trimmed as a tree (like the photo). After blooming, shear back (never more than of the plant) and it will rebloom and grow vigorously! Love this tree

Because we live in an area with modest rainfall and periodic droughts, it makes good sense to plant drought tolerant trees.   The following is a partial list of dependable, drought tolerant trees f...

A List of Drought Tolerant Trees for Northern California

i absolutely love it..just have to trim the bottom branches out as it grows because it will grow down like a bush if you dont. Texas Lilac (Vitex).  They are hardy, drought tolerant, and the butterflies  bees love them.

PLANTanswers: Plant Answers > Texas Lilac Vitex * The Next Mega-Superstar Plant for Texas (also known as Chaste Tree)

10 Drought Tolerant Trees For A California Landscape http://www.heavenlygreens.com/blog/10-drought-tolerant-trees-for-a-california-landscape /heavenlygreens/

10 Drought Tolerant Trees For A California Landscape

These 10 drought-resistant trees will protect your area& precious water resources. Use them to comply with your city ordinances while beautifying your lawn.

Dappled shade garden in San Diego County featuring Dracaena draco, Parksonia aculeata (Mexican Palo Verde tree), Agave americana, Aeonium and Aloe

Dappled shade garden in San Diego County featuring Dracaena draco, Parksonia aculeata (Mexican Palo Verde tree), Agave americana, Aeonium and Aloe - Fresh Yard Ideas

Smoke bush ~ drought tolerant, reddish purple in spring, deepening to a rich, deep purple in summer, changing to a flaming red-orange in fall. Good focal point.

Purple Smoke bush ~ drought tolerant, reddish purple in spring, deepening to a rich, deep purple in summer, changing to a flaming red-orange in fall.

This informal mixed garden bed features drought-tolerant trees, evergreen shrubs, perennials, and annuals.

Drought-Tolerant Garden Plan

Cozy Corner Garden Plan Create a pocket of color in your yard with this garden plan filled with easy-to-grow favorites. Create a pocket of color in your yard with this garden plan filled with easy-to-grow favorites.

Lawnless in Ventura, CA  Water-conserving gardens can be as colorful as any other. The front yard of Rick Cole, Ventura's city manager, is blooming proof.    Get planting ideas from this Southern California garden

21 Inspiring Lawn-Free Yards

Lawnless in Ventura, CA Water-conserving gardens can be as colorful as any other. The front yard of Rick Cole, Ventura& city manager, is blooming proof. Get planting ideas from this Southern California garden

Confederate Jasmine is an evergreen flowering vine, drought tolerant once established. It does not clump at the top, so would be ideal for covering a chain link fence year round.

If I had to do an ugly chain link fence. Confederate Jasmine is an evergreen flowering vine, drought tolerant once established. It does not clump at the top, so would be ideal for covering a chain link fence year round.

native drought tolerant plants for your yard, gardening, landscaping

Native, Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard

With this drought-tolerant garden bed, all of the plants can withstand drier conditions -- although naturally they’ll look fuller and more vigorous with ample moisture. Description from lowes.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Right-side of yard as a visual divider between neighbors driveway and mine. With this drought-tolerant garden bed, all of the plants can withstand drier conditions -- although naturally they’ll look fuller and more vigorous with ample moisture.

Texas Tree Planting Guide - List of Drought Tolerant Trees

Texas Tree Planting Guide by A Forest Service. Great tool to choose native trees. The red oak looks good too and oak trees are important to us deriving from the name Derry or Daire meaning an oak grove!

Blue Palo Verde, drought tolerant tree for shade in the front yard?

Native Plant Landscaping: The Palo Verdes

17 Affordable and Easy DIY Backyard Projects on a Budget https://www.onechitecture.com/2017/11/20/17-affordable-easy-diy-backyard-projects-budget/

17 Affordable and Easy DIY Backyard Projects on a Budget

Flowering Shrubs Summer Color That Beats the Heat! North Texas summers bring extended heat, drought, and less than ideal conditions for plant growth making it becomes especially challenging to for most plants to produce blooms.

Pinterest
Search