Seaside Gardening Guide
5 Trees to Plant by the Sea
What works (and what doesn't) when it comes to planting trees by the shore.
Yaupon hollyPlant: Yaupon holly
These red berry–sprouting evergreen shrubs stand up to salt and moisture, and are even more wind resistant when cultivated in groups.
Reconsider: Carolina laurelcherry
These trees sport similar features to the Yaupon holly, but their low wind resistance and toxic berries make them less appealing.