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Super Drought-Tolerant Plants

With water restrictions throughout communities in Florida, many home gardeners are looking for super drought-tolerant plants that are also good-looking. Both acacia and Jerusalem thorn trees have attractive yellow flowers, rosemary gives the landscape a Mediterranean feel as well as a delicious scent, and native saw palmetto is perfect for the Florida-friendly yard.


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