Mediterranean native. Low, branching, trailing plant to 1 ft. high and wide, with narrow or lance-shaped leaves 1/2 to 2 in. long. Crowded clusters of tiny, four-petaled white flowers have a sweet honey fragrance. In cold-winter regions, blooms from spring until frost; in mild climates, blooms all year from self-sown seedlings. Seeds are sometimes included in wildflower mixes or erosion-control mixes for bare or disturbed earth.
Upright growth to 3 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide, with solid deep red flowers.
Native to Europe and Asia, this salad vegetable is grown for its thick, crunchy stalks.
Native to south Asia. Each vine needs at least 25 sq. ft., but you can run vines up a fence or trellis...