From:Gilroy, CA Region: California Topic: Drought Tolerant Title: Drought tolerant plants for Gilroy, California Answered by: Nan Hampton
We live in Gilroy, CA. We want to plant drought tolerant plants native to our area. We already have native sycamores and oak trees, manzanita and snowberry shrubs, and we have a list of local wildflowers that we are working on. Do you have suggestions on other types of plants, such as grasses, other shrubs, and trees? We live near a creek. Temps in the summer are typically 90-103 degrees (can go up to 115). Temps in winter typically go down to 32 for a few weeks and can reach as low as 26.
Good Job! It sounds as if you have made a fine start. Here are several other possibilities:
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