Seaside Gardening Guide

See what’s growing in these enchanting spaces by the sea.

What to Grow on the Coast

For most plants, the sandy soil of the coast lacks essential nutrients. Pack your garden with these hardy, coastal picks that can survive and thrive in a seaside environment.

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Roses: Knock Out Rose
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Knock Out Rose

A 3-foot re-blooming shrub with cherry red flowers, it's very coast-friendly and fog- and drought-tolerant. Zones 5--11

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