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A Starter List of Plants for the Gardener Who Doesn't Like to Water

Susan Clotfelter, Special to The Denver Post

Soil comes in a whole array of types. The basic categories are clay, silt, loam and sand with constant variation within each of these classes.

Agaves store water in their thick foliage and send their roots deep below the soil surface to collect the water available. The Leaf has sharp edges.

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Cymbopogon nardus a Southeast Asia native, long grown for commercial use in some countries like Java, Indonesia, India and Sri Lanka.

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