Exotic plants are often majestic and bring freshness to the landscape. However, due to its origin, it is not always easy to grow it in our latitudes, and sometimes it is even impossible to do this, because the needs of plants are very specific. However, some exotic plants are very resistant to the different climates prevailing in our latitudes. Discover 11 exotic plants to grow in our French gardens.
exotic flowering plants
1) Alstroemeria (Alstroemeria sp.)
It is a powerful plant as its tubers have the ability to protect themselves deep in the earth.
2) ginger (Hydichiumtara“)
The common ginger cousin is very hardy (-18°C). For it to thrive, all it needs is well-drained soil.
3) golden lotus (Mosila Laciocarpa)
This amazing plant can reach a height of 1.20 meters and its leaves turn blue in summer.
4) Giant hibiscus flower (Moscheutos hibiscus)
These giant hibiscus flowers can be up to 20 cm in diameter!
5) Bilbergia (Bilbergia Nutan)
This plant with arching stems and pink fuchsias is a cousin of pineapple.
6) Crinum (Crinum x powellii)
An exotic plant with pink or white flowers that gives off a strong and enchanting floral scent.
7) yucca (yucca yarn)
The flowering yucca is a very hardy plant because it can withstand negative temperatures of -25 ° C.
Aloe vera plants and leaves
8) Aloe Verre-de-Bordeaux
A cactus that blooms every year and reveals beautiful, bright red flowers.
9) Vasya (Fatsia Japonica)
Once installed, the fat is no longer in need of care.
10) prickly pear cactus (Opuntia picardoi)
Cousin of the prickly fig that blooms after two years and then every year!
11) Chinese palm or hemp (Trachycarpus fortune)
A very hard palm, no more than 5 meters high.