Yucca is a very drought-tolerant, tough plant that will grow well in full sun. Plant Yucca in well-drained soil and combine it with evergreen shrubs and flowering perennials such as Fleabane and Beach Sunflower. There are many species and cultivars of Yucca on the market, so there are a lot of choices for the landscape.
2. Perennial Peanut
Perennial Peanut 'Ecoturf' does well during the hot summer months. It is drought-tolerant and flowers profusely all summer long. Grow Perennial Peanut in full sun locations. It is a low growing groundcover that makes a great lawn.
Bulbine is a tough flowering perennial. It grows in full sun and will flower all summer long. This drought-tolerant perennial can be combined with ornamental grasses and other perennials for a low-maintenance landscape.
4. Coontie Cycad
5. Blanket Flower
6. Beach Sunflower
Firecracker Plant is a sprawling evergreen shrub that produces red flowers year-round. This tough plant grows in full sun and looks attractive combined with ornamental grasses, Beach Sunflower and Blanket Flower. It is drought-tolerant and can handle sandy, sunny locations.
8. Fakahatchee Grass