7 Low-Maintenance Perennial Plants for Busy Gardeners

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Lavender (Lavandula): Lavender is a drought-tolerant perennial plant that requires minimal care once established. It thrives in sunny locations with well-drained soil and attracts pollinators like bees and butterflies to the garden.

Sedum (Stonecrop): Sedum is a hardy perennial plant that comes in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colors. It is drought-tolerant, deer-resistant, and requires little maintenance beyond occasional watering and dividing to control growth.

Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia): Russian Sage is a low-maintenance perennial with aromatic foliage and lavender-blue flowers that bloom from midsummer to fall. It thrives in full sun and well-drained soil

Hosta: Hostas are shade-loving perennial plants known for their attractive foliage in a variety of colors, sizes, and textures. They require minimal maintenance and thrive in moist, well-drained soil with occasional watering and fertilizing.

Daylily (Hemerocallis): Daylilies are easy-to-grow perennial plants that produce colorful blooms throughout the summer. They are drought-tolerant, deer-resistant, and thrive in a variety of soil conditions

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta): Black-eyed Susans are native perennial plants that bloom with bright yellow flowers from midsummer to fall. They are drought-tolerant, low-maintenance, and attract pollinators like butterflies

Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea): Coneflowers are hardy perennial plants that bloom with vibrant pink, purple, or white flowers from summer to fall. They are drought-tolerant, deer-resistant, and attract pollinators