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What to plant in a Central florida sandi backyard

I live in Central Florida, my backyard is horrible,twice planting grass, it dies,I have sand in the back, also have a lot of oak trees and it seems kill everything I plant!have semisun in the morning,sunny afternoon and shade evening!Help!! what can I plant , so my backyard looks better!Thank you, maria mans
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Thanks for writing. In your area, you should be able to get away with plants such as: cast-iron plant (Aspidistra), hardy begonia, and many types of sedum.


Look at your local garden center or nursery for more choices.


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