Known for its vibrant petals and dark blue or purple centers, the African Daisy is a hardy flower that thrives in dry climates. It's a reliable perennial in zones 10 and 11.
The state flower of California, this stunning orange, cup-shaped flower is a beautiful addition to any dry-climate garden. It attracts butterflies and bees and is resistant to deer.
Common Lantana is a versatile plant that can be treated either as an annual or a perennial. Its clusters of flowers boast a rainbow of captivating colors.
Cosmos are low-maintenance annuals that do well in any kind of soil. They are very tolerant of dry, warm weather and can withstand seasons of drought.
French Marigolds are easy-to-grow annuals that produce tons of beautiful orange blooms in one season. They do best in full sun and well-draining soil.
Globe Amaranth, with its cherry-like blooms, is a true annual that fits in well anywhere. It's super easy to grow and matures quickly.
In hotter areas, it can be perennial and invasive, but in other zones, it serves as a lovely annual.