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The beachfront garden with agave to paddle plant is stunning!

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@Brooke. I agree with the other suggestion that sedums are a good option for you. I'm in the Denver area, zone 5, with hot summers and cold winters. I have several varieties of sedum in a wide range of colors and sizes. They are very hardy - they have to be - we hit 100 today first week of June, but we had a few days of snow 3 weeks ago. Give them a try!
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Thanks for the recommendations guys! I didn't really think of sedums for my area (zone 2-3 in Canada) and they're a great option. I just bought some Autumn Joy to try out and I'm definitely going to look into more sedums for when we plant out the rest of our retaining wall. The sedums definitely give me a lot more options towards being able to achieve the kind of garden I really love.


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