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What shrubs are best for ocean front home, hot sun , salty soil?

Zone 08226 | Brunomillie added on May 17, 2019 | Answered

Have planted snowballs which were a failure.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 17, 2019

You are in growing zone 7.
Some suggestions; Eastern Sweetshrub, Coastal Sweet Pepperbush, Inkberry.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/gardening-by-zone/zone-7/zone-7-evergreen-shrubs.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/gardening-by-zone/zone-7/zone-7-bushes.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/gardening-by-zone/zone-7/zone-7-drought-tolerant-bushes.htm
Also please check with your local garden centers for specific regional plantings; they often have test gardens or you to see mature plantings.

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