Mexican Tulip Poppy, Golden Cup
This Mexican native related to California poppy (Eschscholzia) is a bushy, open grower to 2–3 ft. high; has finely divided blue-green leaves. Cup-shaped, pure yellow blooms, 3 in. across with crinkled petals, in summer, early fall. If cut in bud, the blooms last for a week in water.
Probably native to Afghanistan. The variety to plant depends on the soil: Being enlarged roots, carrot...
Heavy bloomer with bright orange petals tipped in yellow grows to about 1 1/2 ft. high.
Native to North Africa. Grows 1–1 1/2 ft. tall and wide; rather sprawling. Light green leaves. N...