Drought-tolerant Plants

A list of drought-tolerant plants that can thrive in Southern California, for those interested in conserving water usage. It can be easy to have a gorgeous garden in Southern California, if you pick the right plants. Below is a list of easy-care, low-maintenance, drought-resistant perennials:

  • Salvia pozo (blue)
  • Buckwheat
  • Mountain Lilacs (ceanothus)
  • Desert Mallow
  • Bear's Breeches (acanthus)
  • Kangaroo Paw (anigozanthos)
  • Penstemon
  • Verbena Bonariensis
  • Mexican Tulip Poppy (hunnemannia)
  • California Fuchsia (zauschneria)