Stiffly branching plants to 2 ft. tall, 1 ft. wide, covered in summer and fall with rounded, papery, cloverlike heads 3/4 to 1 in.wide. These may be dried quickly and easily, retaining color and shape for winter arrangements. Narrow oval leaves are 2 to 4 in. long.
Native to Central America. White, pink, lavender, or purple flower heads arise on 1- to 2-ft. stems.
From northwest Africa and Southwest Asia. Actually a giant vetch, this cool-season bean is best known ...
Low-growing, fleshy plants. One is called a weed but can be used in cooking and salads. The others are...
Mediterranean native to 2 1/2 ft. high, 1/2 ft.wide. Bears so-called everlasting flowers,with daisylik...