Drought Resistance2023-07-05T10:22:42+01:00


Making your garden drought-proof involves the garden design, making sure water is being used efficiently, planting vegetation that can survive in dry conditions, and improving soil to use water effectively. 

Climate change means we have to adapt to gardening with less water in hotter summers. The UK saw its driest July in 2022 since 1935, with South-East England experiencing only 7% of its normal July rainfall. There are many ways we can make our gardens more resistant to drought, see the links below for more specifics: