Not all indigenous plants are drought resistant - some come from high rainfall areas. And no, it is not only Aloes and other succulents that are drought resistant, but also many beatifull trees and shrubs, e.g.:

Wild pear (Dombeya rotundifolia)
Cork bush (Mundulea)
Puzzle bush (Ehretia)

Jacket plum (Pappea capensis)
Weeping boerbean (Schotia brachypetala)
Wild Olive (Olea europaea ssp capensis)
Karee and other Searsia spp. (was Rhus)
Coral Trees (Erythrina spp)
Small Numnum (Carissa bispinosa)
Wild Gardenia (Gardenia volkensii)
Parsley Tree (Heteromorpha arborescens)
Hairy Caterpillarpod (Ormocarpum trichocarpum)
Wild Medlar (Vangueria infausta)
African weeping wattle (Peltophorum)
Velvet Bushwillow (Combretum molle)
Apple leaf (Philenoptera violaceae)

There are numerous Bulbs that can store water in the rain season and can go without water in winter:
Pineapple Lily (Eucomis)
Crinum spp
Clivia
Agapanthus
Nerine
Blue squill

other flowers and
ground covers:
Arctotis
Gazania
Strelitzia
Hen-and-chickens (Chlorophytum)
Various Plectranthus and Pelargoniums

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