10 Drought-Tolerant Native Plants
Butterfly and hummingbird favorite; blooms all summer; full sun; can grow 8-10 feet tall.
Clusters of purple berries in late summer and fall; sun or light shade; grows 6 feet.
Silver saw palmetto
Grows 6-7 feet tall and wide; sun or light shade; hardy to 15 degrees.
Southeastern native; grows 2 feet high; likes full sun and sandy soil; long bloomer.
Twining vine; red flowers in spring; likes sun; hummingbird favorite.
Classic pine of the Southeast; graceful, long needles; likes sun and deep, moist soil.
Southeastern native; long blooming season; likes sun or shade; several colors.
Native grass; grows 3-4 feet tall; likes sun or light shade; very showy plumes appear in early fall.
May be prostrate or upright; likes full sun; often seen growing on dunes.
Fast-spreading ground cover with showy blooms; sun; grows 2-3 inches tall