Landscaping with plants that will work well in the climate here in El Paso
Landscaping can make one think it is challenging in El Paso for those who have come from regions where there is variety of lush. But, it doesn’t have to be. Believe it or not it is very possible to have that same effect here of course with using the plant types that would do well in the drought tolerance climate and that would corporate with the beautiful weather. Once aware of what plant that might be they are then known to grow and do much better with less maintenance, watering and adaptability. For even the insects and bugs will thrive off of the them.
A ligustrum wax leaf privet are a good choice and would be recommended for landscaping here in El Paso.
They are a “frost tolerance” evergreen plant type that can grow into a tree, shrub, hedge and all that is for them determining on how they are planted for then they will grow and that will give the end result of their appearance. They can grow in a large oversize container for planting or a pot where it will give one control to its growth or they also can be grown directly into the ground. These plants are great for fragrance. They produce white flowers that attract bee’s. When the flowers are finished with its bloom they then will produce dark berries which then attract birds. They are great choice for the ecosystem system for they give back to the environment and land.
Note these Ligustrum wax leaf privet are poisonous.
Ligustrum wax leaf privet are a perennial. It produces its bloom generally in the months of May and June. It does require moderate watering. It is actually a good looking plant type that will give deep, thick, dark green and leathery leaves. They may be pruned to the desire one likes some prune theirs into a 3 tier little trees or also they do well “if left alone” and not pruned at all.
They are tolerant to the climate and the weather here in El Paso. They seem to do good with the summer heat as well as the winters here. They keep there leaves all year. This plant type can be found here in your local gardening stores and local nurseries in the section where shrubs and hedges are found. They are a great landscape selection for the front, if one would like to freshen up there walkway for they are brilliant when they mature and gives a fragrance to any path.
What a difference life outdoors can make, enjoy…