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Furcraea foetida mediopicta (photo courtesy of Jerry Pavia)

Mauritius Hemp

Furcraea foetida

Forms a practically stemless clump to 5 ft. tall and 8 ft. wide. Glossy, deep green leaves up to 8 in....

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May Apple

Podophyllum peltatum

From eastern North America. Grows to 1–1 1/2 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide. Foliage is bronze when new...

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Maytenus boaria

Mayten

Maytenus boaria

From Chile. Graceful tree with narrow, 1–2-in.-long, light to medium green leaves. Resembles a s...

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‘Craig’s Crimson’ sweet cherry (photo courtesy of Mike Tomlinson/Dave Wilson Nursery)

Mazzard Cherry

Cherry, Sweet

Native to Eurasia, this species has given rise to the most common market-type cherries.

Trees ...

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Meadow Anemone

Anemone canadensis

A North American native that grows to 1–2 ft. tall and spreads by creeping rhizomes. Its inch-wi...

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Geranium pratense ‘Mrs. Kendall Clark’ (photo courtesy of Annie’s Annuals & Perennials)

Meadow Cranesbill

Geranium pratense

Native from Ireland to Siberia and Japan. Forms a clump to 1 1/2–2 ft. tall and 2– 3 ft. w...

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Meadow Rue

Thalictrum

Foliage clumps resemble those of columbine (Aquilegia), grow mostly in the ...

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Thalictrum aquilegiifolium

Meadow Rue

Thalictrum aquilegiifolium

From Europe and northern Asia. Grows to 2–3 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide, with bluish green foliage. ...

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Limnanthes douglasii sulphurea (photo courtesy of Annie’s Annuals & Perennials)

Meadowfoam

Limnanthes douglasii

This low annual produces a blanket of yellow-and-white flowers on wet meadows in California and southw...

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Salvia farinacea ‘Evolution’

Mealycup Sage

Salvia farinacea

Usually grown as annuals. Native to southern New Mexico, Texas, and Mexico. Upright growth to 3–...

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Aloe vera (photo courtesy of Laura Dunkin-Hubby)

Medicinal Aloe

Aloe vera

Clustering rosettes of narrow, fleshy, stiffly upright leaves to 1–2 ft. long. Yellow flowers in...

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Chamaerops humilis (photo courtesy of Linda Lamb Peters)

Mediterranean Fan Palm

Chamaerops humilis

Europe’s only native palm, this also grows on Mediterranean islands and in northwest Africa. Hav...

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