Annuals, Perennials, Flowers
Small, rounded plant (9–12 in. high and wide) with egg-shaped, inch-long leaves and blue, sweet-scented, star-shaped flowers centered with tufts of bright yellow stamens. (A white variety is also available.) Needs rich soil, high humidity, some shade or bright indirect light. Deadhead to prolong bloom. Good plant for house or cool greenhouse. Suitable in beds or containers as an outdoor annual.
From Australia. Grows to 2–3 ft. tall and 1 ft. wide, with strap-like, 2–5-in.-long, mediu...
Heavy bloomer with bright orange petals tipped in yellow grows to about 1 1/2 ft. high.
Perennial in Zones 1–24, H1; often grown as an annual in all zones. Native to California and Ore...