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6 Resilient Plants Thriving In Hot, Dry Conditions - Even With Minimal Watering

Plants For Summers: Summers are approaching and many regions in India are becoming really hot and humid. So if you are someone who is looking for resilient plants that can survive the intense summer and your busy schedule, then worry not. Here are 6 plants that are easy to grow during the scorching summers.

Some of these plants can survive on infrequent watering, some survive on harsh rays of the sun, and some can even survive under low light conditions. 

6 Plants For Summers That Can Easily Survive The Harsh Hot Weather Of Delhi and any place that is hot and dry 1. Snake Plant (Sansevieria)

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The first plant on our list is the Snake plant, which is also one of the low-maintenance plants, meaning it can tolerate low light, drought, and even infrequent watering. It is one of the plants of summer that can purify air so great for indoors. 

2. ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)

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The second resilient plant that can survive best plant of summer in Delhi during the hot and humid summers is the ZZ Plant. It is one of the best plants for beginners as it can handle low light and infrequent water. Overwatering is the easiest way to rot the roots and kill the plant. 

3. Tulsi (Holy Basil)

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The next resilient plant on our list is Tulsi, which in Hinduism is considered a sacred manifestation of the goddess Lakshmi. Tulsi needs to be watered regularly and can survive under full sun. Tulsi can also survive indoor conditions as long as it gets sunlight. The leaves of Tulsi is used in tea as well. 

4. Alamanda (Yellow Bell)

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The next resilient plant best for Delhi during summer is the Alamanda. This plant can survive the heat for 4-6 hours. During the afternoon, when it is the hottest, use a curtain or shade cloth to protect the plant. Same as other plants, do not overwater, as the roots can rot. 

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5. Ixora (Jungle Geranium)

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The fifth plant on our list is Ixora, which can survive direct morning or afternoon sun but still prefers bright and indirect light to protect itself. The best way to take care of Ixora is to use a water spray and mist the leaves regularly. 

6. Copper Leaf (Acalypha wilkesiana)

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Copper leaf likes sunlight, but not the afternoon, harsh sunlight, so make sure to put it under a shade to improve its life. Just like other plants mentioned above, make sure that you do not overwater, as its roots can rot, and it can die. The leaves of the Copper Leaf come in various colours, making the plant unique for different spaces.

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