Shrubs like this dwarf bottlebrush (Callistemon viminalis Little John, are essential for beachside gardens, because they diffuse salty winds, protecting plants and making the garden more livable.Some plants can take more salt than others. Some of the most tolerant choices include sunshine mimosa (Mimosa strigillosa), spider lily (Hymenocallis latifolia,), natal plum (Carissa macrocarpa) and firecracker plant (Russelia equisetiformis).

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Shrubs like this dwarf bottlebrush (Callistemon viminalis Little John, are essential for beachside gardens, because they diffuse salty winds, protecting plants and making the garden more livable.Some plants can take more salt than others. Some of the most tolerant choices include sunshine mimosa (Mimosa strigillosa), spider lily (Hymenocallis latifolia,), natal plum (Carissa macrocarpa) and firecracker plant (Russelia equisetiformis).

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