What Ground Cover Grows in Florida & Smothers Weeds?

Dune sunflower is a flowering ground cover that grows in Florida and smothers weeds. It prefers full sun, grows quickly and is extremely drought and salt tolerant. Dune sunflower self-seeds.

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