PLANTS FOR DRY CONDITIONS

The following plants are recommended for areas that are hot and dry. The soil drains quickly in this area. This list is based on plants that are hardy in Winnipeg and surrounding areas. Please check plant zoning if you are from out of this area.

TREES

Ash

Caragana

Russian Olive

Amur Cherry

Rosybloom Crabs

Schubert Chokecherry

 

SHRUBS

Genista

Caragana

Honeysuckle

Sea Buckthorn

Alpine Currant

Sumac

Cistena Cherry

Lilac

Ninebark

Shrub Roses

 

PERENNIALS

Baby's Breath

Reed Grass

Globe Thistle

Russian Sage

Sedum

Batchelor Button

Gaillardia

Echinacea

Hens & Chicks

Soapwort

Yarrow

Snow in the summer

Daylily

Liatris

Spurge

Artemesia

 

ANNUALS

Osteospermum

Cosmos

Lantana

Scaevola

Strawflower

Castor Bean

Gazania

Portulaca

Verbena

Marigolds

Celosia

Ice Plant

Salvia

Heliotrope

 

 

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       Goldspur Amur Cherry

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            Diablo Ninebark

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   Karl Forester Reed Grass

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             Russian Sage