Bulbs and bulblike plants, Herbs, Vegetables
Native from Europe to Siberia. Clumps grow 2 ft. high (usually shorter). Leaves look grasslike but are round and hollow in cross section.
Clusters of rose purple spring flowers (like clover blossoms) atop thin stems. Use as edging in flower border or herb garden. Small divisions can be potted in rich soil and grown on a windowsill.
Chop or snip leaves; use as garnish for delicate onion-like flavor.
Native to Southwest Asia. Grown for its edible leaves, spinach matures slowly during fall, winter, and...
Coarse, sturdy plants with bold blooms. Includes sunflower. Most are prime subjects for cut flowers. P...
Perennials in Zones 6–9, 14–24; treated as annuals elsewhere (grow as a winter annual in Z...