Verbena "The numerous selections of this flower are some of the garden’s most colorful, useful, and easy-to-grow plants. They bloom in late spring, thrive in heat, and tolerate drought." One of Southern Living's Top 10 Plants to Beat the Summer Heat.
Going to try this- Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar c table salt tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes gallon and worked better than Round Up
High Heat Flowers For Hot Summer Areas, Gazania (Gazania rigens) This bright trailing annual comes in a host of colors. Gazanias are tender perennials grown as an annual in harsher climates. The flowers close at night.
Robust Milkweed is a butterfly magnet, attracting butterflies to the garden in droves. It is a low mounding perennial that blooms throughout the summer in borders of a country style or cottage garden. It performs best in a sunny spot.