Eschscholzia californica mexicana
Mexican Gold Poppy
Poppy relatives with upward-facing, four-petaled yellow or orange blooms above finely cut foliage. Individual plants grow to about 1 1/2 ft. wide. Of the several species native to western North America and Mexico, E. californica is the most outstanding and the most widely used. All are drought-tolerant, but giving them summer water will extend their flowering season.
Native to Arizona, New Mexico, southern Utah, west Texas, Mexico. Plant grows to 8 in., has less finely divided leaves than California poppy.
Rushlike survivor of the Carboniferous Age in Europe and North America. This is the most common specie...
This annual grows to 20 ft., with 2 1/2–4-in.-long leaves finely divided into slender threads. S...
Native to tropical America (mostly Mexico). Showy summer- and fall-blooming plants, open and branching...