BUY PLANTS THAT ARE DROUGHT-RE­SIS­TANT

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Plants with sil­ver or grey leaves need less wa­ter­ing, as do fleshy suc­cu­lents. When de­cid­ing on new plants for next year, pep­per in a mix of plants that won’t no­tice when rain­fall is scarce Eu­ca­lyp­tus, laven­der and stachys will mix with thyme, al­li­ums, pop­pies and achil­lea in the sun, whereas eu­phor­bias, hy­per­icum and gera­ni­ums will mix in the shade. There’s al­ways some­thing that will thrive in hot, dry weather.

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