What Plants Will Grow in High Altitude Conditions?

What flowers or plants can possibly grow at 11,000 feet in altitude with high winds, brutal sun, and snow storms year round?

Hardiness Zone: 4a

By Julie from Alma, CO

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February 20, 20110 found this helpful

Alpines, possibly? The mountains are their native habitat and they have some beautiful flowers. A windbreak or sheltered location for planting would help too. You could also check to see what wildflowers grow native in your area and try those.

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