One third of the country are in a drought condition. Another third of the country is in a drought watch zone. People are looking for ways to preserve their land to be in good condition and alive. There are about 60 plants they list that can help preserve that are very drought resistant and survive well with little water. Under the list of plants they provide clues that can possibly be of great help to determine drought resistant plants. Int his list there are clues such as fleshy thick steams and leaves, succulent cactus, waxy coated leaves, and densely hairy leaves. There are a few more examples as well.