Best Plants for Summer in Dallas/Fort Worth

Your spring/summer landscape planning guide

Spring and very soon Summer is officially here, and although we’re still waiting on those super HOT Texas temps, the season brings with it many changes in your lawn and landscape.


Now’s time to start your lawn’s summer prep to ensure your lawn can stay as lush and beautiful as possible in the summer heat. Summers in the DFW area can exceed 100 degrees. A fact we all know all to well. Add in the intense humidity and your landscape is fighting an uphill battle for survival.


I know what you're thinking, what will survive? What can you plant now that will make it through the Texas summer? Luckily, we've got 5 of North Texas's heartiest flowers that have proven time and again to have what it takes to battle till the end.