22 Flowers For Full Sun And Heat Tolerant Flowers

22 heat tolerant flowers for full sun cover

All these flowers can bear the tropical heat and thrive in full sun. You can also grow them in containers. Let’s start from beautiful pentas flowers that attract pollinators like bees, hummingbirds, and sunbirds due to the nectar. Pentas is a tough heat tolerant plant that you can grow in containers. This tropical flower can be grown in USDA Zones 9-11 as perennial, below these zones grow it as an annual. Lantana is a common tropical flower that blooms year-round in bright colors like red, yellow, orange, white or pink. It thrives in neglect and heat, it is kind of an afternoon sun plant, the more sun the better. Growing lantana is only possible as an annual plant in mild climates. Check out more flowers below!

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Texas Bluebonnets

Texas Bluebonnets

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Petunia

Petunia

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Celosia (Cockscomb)

Celosia (Cockscomb)

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Ixora

Ixora

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Adenium (Desert Rose)

Adenium (Desert Rose)

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Cuphea

Cuphea

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Canna

Canna

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Geranium

Geranium

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Angelonia

Angelonia

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Marigold

Marigold

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Bottlebrush

Bottlebrush

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Mandevilla

Mandevilla

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Thunbergia Erecta (King’s Mantle)

Thunbergia Erecta (King’s Mantle)

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Verbena

Verbena

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Calliandra (Powder Puff)

Calliandra (Powder Puff)

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Gaillardia (Blanket Flower)

Gaillardia (Blanket Flower)

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Portulaca (Moss Rose)

Portulaca (Moss Rose)

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Hibiscus

Hibiscus

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Moonflower

Moonflower

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Plumbago

Plumbago

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Lantana

Lantana

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Pentas

Pentas