Heat-tolerant” and “drought-tolerant” vegetables do best in hot and dry climate. Humidity, especially warm, humid nights, can lead to fungal diseases, so it’s also good to look for disease resistance vegetables. We have selected this list of vegetables because they continue producing even during periods of extreme heat, humidity and drought.
The sweet and tender Scarlet Nantes carrot is popular as a sweet baby, slicer, or fresh market variety that is enjoyed cooked or fresh.
If you want to spice up your salads and meals, then the fast growing Astro Arugula will be the perfect addition to your garden!
The Bulls Blood beet is an old heirloom favorite that produces dark red foliage that is great cooked and mixed in salads!
The Danver 126 is a great tasting favorite that was bred for heat resistance and high yields and is now also available as organic!
Green Emperor broccoli is a new F1, Early Green Duke type broccoli with extra vigor, heavy yield, heat resistance and a nice dome shape.
The Orient Wonder bean is a white seeded yard-long bean with tender pods that is popular in warm and humid areas, where plants are vigorously vining.
No wonder Premium Crop broccoli is an All-American Selection winner! This variety is very flavorful and is able to stand up to very hot conditions.