Native to southern Europe. A single plant grows to about 2 ft. tall, 1 1/2 ft. wide, but plants self-sow and spread rapidly, sometimes becoming pests. Lemon-scented, heavily veined foliage is light green in the species. Leaves are used fresh in cold drinks, fruit cups, salads, fish dishes; dried leaves give lemon perfume to sachets, potpourris. Likes rich soil. Shear occasionally to keep compact.
The common garden zinnia, sold in strains ranging from less than a foot high and wide to 4 ft. tall, h...
Climbing rose producing red flowers. Grows at least 8 to 10 ft. high.
Native to North Africa. Grows 1 to 1 1/2 ft. tall and wide; rather sprawling. Light green leaves. Not ...