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.
These easy-to-grow mounds of white, pink, or purple, honey-scented flowers work well in containers or ...
This is a good compact variety (1 ft. tall) with large deep red flowers bordered in bright yellow.
Native to California and southern Oregon. Blooms as freely in gardens as it does in the wild, bearing ...