High winds aren't just a problem for gardeners who live on the coast. Even inland there are plenty of gardens at higher altitude which will regularly get a battering from prevailing winds.
It may sound obvious, but it's crucial to use plants that flourish and enjoy growing in windy conditions. If you're gardening in windy or exposed conditions, here are some suggestions for plants that are up to the challenge.
Need to protect existing plants in the garden? Read up about plants that are more susceptible to wind rock.