Flowering Shrubs Summer Color That Beats the Heat! North Texas summers bring extended heat, drought, and less than ideal conditions for plant growth making it becomes especially challenging to for most plants to produce blooms.
Landscaping rock creates a low-maintenance ground cover that stays put, unlike lightweight mulch, which can blow away. The rock helps smother unwanted plant growth, but some stubborn weeds find a way .
I like how the bushes and trees cover the fence. Don't like statues Good example of privacy planting, with trio of evergreens at the corner flanked by two faster growing crepe myrtles that frame the ornamental pots.
Sometimes a large planter that is dramatic is all you need. This planter, coupled with the bedding plants behind, gives a dramatic focal point. Bright mixes of color cascade from the base while the tropical palm adds drama and height.