Tough-As-Nails Plants

Creating an eye-catching garden doesn't require a degree in horticulture — what you need are low-maintenance plants that can handle a variety of conditions. Try growing these foolproof selections in your garden.

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Yarrow

This care-free perennial (Achillea) features lacy gray to green aromatic foliage topped by yellow, pink, peachy, rose or white mounded flower heads. Many varieties are native and attract bees and butterflies. Yarrow requires full sun and is very easy to grow, preferring poor soil and no fertilizer. The plant is drought tolerant once established. USDA Zones: 3 to 11

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