As summers are expected to become hotter and drier, it may be time to consider planting drought tolerant plants in your garden. The benefits are countless, not only for the environment, but also for yourself! With less maintenance and minimal watering you can still create an inspiring and unique garden. Besides the popular succulents and lavenders, there are many more varieties to choose from. Check out these images and beat the summer heat!

 Verbena bonariensis. Drought tolerant border. Images photos.
Close up of orange kangaroo paw flower, Anigozanthos. Gardening image library
Eryngium alpinum, Melica ciliata, drought resistant garden. Stock photography
Astelia Red Shadow in drought tolerant rock garden. Images stock photos.
Verbascum lychnitis, drought tolerant garden. Images of plants.
Purple flowering Creeping thyme in rock garden. Pictures of plants.
Asclepias tuberosa, Deschampsia cespitosa Goldtau. Drought tolerant plants. botanical photography
Close up of purple Agapanthus flower. Botanical Stock photo images pictures
Flowering Aloe Safari Sunrise, rock garden. Stock photography botanical
Lavender border, drought resistance gardens. Stock photography botanical.