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You'll be walking on sunshine with these drought tolerant plants!

'Just living is not enough... one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.'- Hans Christian Andersen

With our summers becoming hotter and hotter each year, as gardeners we have an ever-increasing need for drought tolerant plants.

There's nothing worse than spending time and money planting flowers only for them to have shrivelled up and died when a surge of hot weather arrives (R.I.P to the plants that didn't make it through last years heat wave!)

Drought tolerant plants, as would be expected, often are native to hot climates and are therefore adapted to survive in these adverse weather conditions. Many of them have hairy foliage that helps them retain moisture or light coloured foliage that reflects the sun.

Read on for some sun-loving plants that will help you beat the heat in your garden this summer!

Pervoskia is a real tough cookie plant, so will save you so much time in the garden as it requires very little care.
It thrives in the sunshine and is…

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