Landscaping with Fire Resistive Plants
• Contains dead twigs or needles
• Has loose or papery bark
• Sap is gummy
,strong odor like pine
Firewise Plants in Georgia (pdf)
Firewise Shrubs flammability (pdf)
Combustibility of Landscape Mulch (pdf)
• Accumulates minimal dead wood Leaves are moist/supple
• Sap is watery with no strong odor       like hydrangeas or crepe myrtle
Examples of Low Flammability Plants
Examples of High Flammability Plants
Protect Your Home
Avoid Highly Flammable Plants
Select Fire Resistive Plants
Suitability of Landscape Mulches