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Artemisia 'Powis Castle' Texas landscape! Very drought-resistant and low-maintenance!! My kinda plant!!

Very drought-resistant and low-maintenance! My kinda plant!

Low Maintenance Landscaping, South Florida, Jasmine, Backyard Ideas, Front Yards, Texas Plants, Dreams, South Texas Landscaping, Shrub

echinacea, liatris.aesclepias,mass sporobolus heterolepsis grounded design by Thomas Rainer: Perennials to Interplant in Grasses

aesclepias,mass sporobolus heterolepsis grounded design by Thomas Rainer: Perennials to Interplant in Grasses

Perennial Plants - Texas Cottage Gardens - Landscape Design Services - Blackfoot Daisey.

Perennial Plants - Texas Cottage Gardens - Landscape Design Services - Blackfoot Daisey.

Silver ironweed, west Texas cousin to native wooly ironweed and a tough, tough plant for drought conditions | Digging

Silver ironweed, west Texas cousin to native wooly ironweed and a tough, tough plant for drought conditions

Color throughout the summer without the flowers. - three plants elephant ears, heuchera (coral bells) and them red ones!

Color throughout the summer without the flowers. - three plants elephant ears, heuchera (coral bells) and Coleus. No flowers but plenty of color!

It’s colorful, it’s heat- and drought- tolerant, and it’s ideal for your Texas garden. Read about red yucca and other plants that thrive in summer heat on the blog.

Red Yucca- It’s colorful, it’s heat- and drought- tolerant, and it’s ideal for your Texas garden.

Scarlet betony / Texas Betony [Stachys coccinea] - Semi-evergreen forb, up to 3 feet. Part Shade. Drought tolerant. High deer resistance. Flowers attract hummingbirds. Considered to have medicinal properties.

Scarlet betony / Texas Betony [Stachys coccinea] - Semi-evergreen forb, up to 3 feet. Considered to have medicinal properties.

10 plants (shrubs, annuals, and perennials) that grow well under trees and tips for success. Here: an azalea blooms under the shade of a tree.

10 Plants That Grow Well Under Trees

Native...Mexican Feathergrass.  One of a few plants to occur naturally in southwestern North America and in southern South America with no natural populations in between, N...

MY FAVORITE: Nassella Stipa tenuissima mexican feathergrass - drought tolerant waterwise.

Liatris, also known as Blazing Star or Gayfeather, is a stately, colorful addition to the garden that is so useful that I am amazed it is not applied more widely in home gardens.  This is a plant that makes you look like you know what you are doing in the garden whether you are a raw beginner or a seasoned professional.  It thrives in the heat, and sends up tall (up to 4 foot) feathery stalks of bright pink-purple or white flowers from attractive grassy tufts of foliage in mid summer.

Liatris: Liatris is most easily started from corms planted any time from early spring to mid summer for blooms the same season, or in fall for blooms the next season. Plants started from corms will produce flowers in the first year,

Yup, I'm this lazy.  Zero Maintenance Garden - STEP by STEP to HOW TO create this.... #LowMaintenanceLandscape

Yup, I'm this lazy. Zero Maintenance Garden - STEP by STEP to HOW TO create this.... #LowMaintenanceLandscape

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